RPC VI, 8972 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8972 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥ[Ρ Ϲ(Ɛ)?] ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate bust of Severus Alexander, r., wearing decorated cuirass, seen from front
Reverse inscription [Φ ΝƐΑϹ Π Ϲ?] Π ΟϹ ƐΥϹ ƐΦ ΤƐΤΑΡ
Reverse design Mount Gerizim surmounted by temple complex connected to the colonnade at the slope by stairways; to r., roadway leading to altar; to l., star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     CNG EA 337, 22 Oct. 2014, lot 330
2 2     ✸ Vcoins 64708