RPC VI, 8104 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8104 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Paltus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Mamaea (Augusta)
Issue Year 490
Dating 231/2
Obverse inscription IVLIA MAMAEA AV
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Julia Mamaea, right, wearing crescent on shoulders
Reverse inscription ΠΑΛΤΗΝωΝ ΥyM
Reverse design Dioscuri standing facing, looking each other, each wearing Phrygian cap surmounted by star, each resting on spear and being flanked by horse
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference Meyer-Zwiffelhoffer 21
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Paltos 21 = M&M 14, Apr. 2004, 681 = M&M 424, 1980, 202 = Elsen 94, 15 Dec. 2007, lot 885