RPC VI, 8562 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8562 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMR (sic) CAE M AVR (or MAR, sic) SEV ALEXANDR
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METR SIDO
Reverse design Dionysus standing facing, head l., holding long thyrsus and cantharus over panther, l., looking back; to l., car of Astarte
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.84 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Rouvier 1613
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1906,0712.74 BMC 320
2     P: B1850 Rouvier 1613.1
3     NY: 1944.100.72503
4     NY: 1948.19.2268
5     NY: 1971.131.1030
6     O
7     Rouvier 1613.2 = Mi V, 390, 367
8     Rouvier 1613.3