RPC VI, 9118 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9118 (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 ΚΑ Μ Α ϹƐΟΥΗ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑϹΚΑΛⲰ ΔΛΤ
Reverse design Phanebal standing facing, head l., raising hand and holding palm branch and shield; to l., star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 15.89 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rosenberger 230
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1888,0512.20 BMC 246
2     L: 1908,0110.1084 BMC 247
3     NY: 1986.79.5
4     IMJ Rosenberger 229(?)
5     IMJ: 71.941 Rosenberger 230(?)
6     IMJ Sofaer 199