RPC VI, 7855 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7855 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α Ϲ(Ε) ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Ϲ(ΕΒ)
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, right, with drapery
Reverse inscription ΜΗ(Τ) ΚΟ ΕΔΕϹϹΗΝωΝ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock, left, holding corn ears; at her feet, lighted altar; below, river god swimming, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 4, 5, 12
Reference BMC 98
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
2 2     L: G.2887 BMC 97
3 3     L: G.2888 BMC 98
4 4     NY: 1944.100.78319
5 5     O
6 6     ✸ Naumann Gitbud & Naumann 6, 4 Aug. 2013, lot 304 = Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG > Auction 115, Sept. 2006, lot 672