RPC VI, 8201 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8201 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Phoenicia
City Raphanea
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue ΓΛΦ =533
Dating 221/2 (?)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Κ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΡƐΦΑΝƐΩΤΩΝ, ΓΛΦ(?)
Reverse design Genius standing facing, head l., wearing kalathos, holding patera and cornucopia; at his feet, bull, l.; on either side, eagle
Metal Æ
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note Confirmation required for reading of date. There seems also to be another letter at the end of the date.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Ronde coll. = BSFN 62.7 (2007), p. 166