RPC VI, 8530 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8530 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Obverse inscription M AVR ALEXANDRVS CAES
Obverse design bare-headed and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METROPO SID
Reverse design Homonoia seated, l., holding double cornucopia and patera; to l., car of Astarte
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.42 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1602corr.
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ O
2     Rouvier 1602 (described as Dido)