RPC VI, 7857 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7857 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΚΑΙϹ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, left, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗ ΚΟ ΕΔΕϹϹ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock, left, holding grains; at her feet, lighted altar; on either side, star; below, river god swimming, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: AA.GR.5161
2 2     NY: 1951.172.41