RPC VI, 8055 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8055 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Mamaea (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥΛ ΜΑΜΕΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Julia Mamaea, right
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟXΕΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΟΛΩ Δ Ε S C
Reverse design turreted and draped bust of the Tyche of the City, right; above, ram leaping, right, looking back; to left, sometimes crescent or dot
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6, 10
Reference McAlee 858b corr.
Specimens 7 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 492 = McAlee 858b.1
2 2     P: 713
3 3     P: M 5252 McAlee 858b.3
4 4     Lindgren I, 2014
5 5     McAlee 859b.4
6 6     McAlee 859b.5
7 7     CGT coll.