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(Ε)?] ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate bust of Severus Alexander, right, wearing decorated cuirass, seen from front
Reverse inscription [Φ ΝΕΑϹ Π Ϲ?] Π ΟϹ ΕΥϹ ΕΦ ΤΕΤΑΡ
Reverse design Mount Gerizim surmounted by temple complex connected to the colonnade at the slope by stairways; to right, roadway leading to altar; to left, star
Metal copper-based alloy
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