RPC VI, 7887 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7887 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α Ϲ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Ϲ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, right, with drapery
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ ΚΟ ΚΑΡΡΗΝωΝ
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 24 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1902
2 2     B: 1854/17066
3 3     ✸ O
4 4     CGT coll.
5 5     Gorny & Mosch EA 271, 29 May 2020, lot 919