RPC VI, 8692 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8692 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue Colonial issue
Obverse inscription M AV ALEXANDER CAES S(E)(B)
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription SEP TVRO (sic) COLO
Reverse design Marsyas standing, r., carrying wineskin on shoulder and raising hand towards palm tree; between them, star on murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 11
Reference Rouvier 2417corr.–8
Specimens 11 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1906,0712.126 BMC 419
2     P: 626
3     P: 837
4     P: B2261 Rouvier 2417.1
5     B: L1906
6     ✸ NY
7     O
8     CGT coll.
9     Grün 64, 20 Nov. 2014, lot 2225
10     Rouvier 2417.2 = Mi V, 438, 674
11     Rouvier 2418