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