RPC VI, 7989 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7989 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Commagene
City Samosata
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue Group 3
Obverse inscription ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΚΕ (sic)
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΜΟϹΑΤΕΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock, left, holding corn ears; below, Pegasus flying, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference CRS 30b corr.
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CGT coll.
2 2     CRS 30b = Lindgren I, 1902
3 3     Leu EA 24, 3 Dec. 2022, lot 2315