RPC VI, 8134 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8134 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Hierapolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ϹƐ(Β?)
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐΟΙ ϹΥΡΙΑϹ ΙƐΡΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Hadad and Atargatis seated facing on throne flanked by bulls and lions respectively; between them, shrine containing semeion; in the exergue, lion advancing, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 13.12 g
Axis 12
Reference CRS 61a
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    M&M GmbH 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 686
    CNG 93, 22 May 2013, lot 950
    ✸ B: 1873/345 CRS 61a = GM 759, 774