RPC VI, 8968 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8968 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ (Ϲ?)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription Φ ΝƐΑϹ Π Ϲ Π ΟϹ[.] ƐΥϹ ƐΦ ΤƐ
Reverse design Mount Gerizim surmounted by temple complex connected to the colonnade at the slope by stairways; to r., roadway leading to altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Gemini VII, 9 Jan. 2011, lot 865
2 2     ✸ Stack's Coin Galleries Dec. 2006, 13 Dec. 2006, lot 106