RPC VI, 8295 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8295 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tripolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue ΓΛΦ = 533
Dating 221/222
Obverse inscription ΑΥΡ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Severus Alexander, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΡΙΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΓΛΦ
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns with arcuated lintel in the middle, within which Ares(?) standing facing, resting on spear; within stairways, central altar and cryptoporticus on each side
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.19 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1774
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.72654 Rouvier 1774.1
    Rouvier 1774.3
    Rouvier 1774.2 = Mi V, 408, 470