RPC VI, 9117 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9117 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Ascalon
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ΔΛΤ = 334
Dating 230/1
Obverse inscription Α Κ(Α) Μ Α ϹƐΟΥΗ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑϹΚΑΛⲰ ΔΛΤ
Reverse design Heracles standing nude facing, head l., holding club and Nike that offers him a wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 14.86 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Rosenberger 233
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1087 BMC 250
2     ✸ B: 1931/1177
3     IMJ Rosenberger 233
4     IMJ Sofaer 198