RPC VI, 9169 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9169 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Raphia
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ΑΠϹ = 281
Dating 222
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑ Μ Α ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΡΑΦΙΑ ΑΠϹ
Reverse design Leto seated on stool, l., holding long sceptre, having her children on either side; to l., Apollo standing, holding laurel branch; to r., Artemis advancing l., holding bow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 12
Reference Meshorer, Raphia 40
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     IMJ Rosenberger 19
2 2     Meshorer, Raphia 40 (Grosswird Coll., Jerusalem)
3 3     ✸ Sofaer 14