RPC VI, 7935 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7935 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Nisibis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ(Τ) ΚΑ(Ι) ΜΑΡ ΑΥ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Ϲ(ΕΒ)
Obverse design radiate head of Severus Alexander, right, with drapery
Reverse inscription ϹΕΠ ΚΟΛΟ ΝΕϹΙΒΙ ΜΗΤ
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted bust of Tyche, right; before, star; above, ram leaping, right, looking back
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 10, 12
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1938.104
2 2     NY: 1939.65 Miles, AJSLL 56 (1939), 244, 2
3 3     ✸ CNG EA 192, 23 July 2008, lot 163
4 4     CNG EA 224, 16 Dec. 2009, lot 489
5 5     CNG EA 247, 12 Jan. 2011, lot 260
6 6     Elsen 103, 12 Dec. 2009, lot 500
7 7     M&M Deutschland 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 969
8 8     D. Lowe