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 ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ (Ϲ?)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription Φ ΝΕΑϹ Π Ϲ Π ΟϹ[.] ΕΥϹ ΕΦ ΤΕ
Reverse design Mount Gerizim surmounted by temple complex connected to the colonnade at the slope by stairways; to right, roadway leading to altar
Metal copper-based alloy
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