RPC VI, 8142 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8142 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Hierapolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐΑϹ ϹΥΡΙΑϹ
Reverse design lion advancing, r., within laurel wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.68 g
Axis 12
Reference CRS 63
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ CNG EA 240, 8 Sept. 2010, lot 329
2     P: 28630.5
3     P: 1738 CRS 63
4     Lindgren I, 1923 (as Elagabalus)
5     Holy Land 20, 3 July 2022, lot 215