RPC VI, 9172 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9172 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Raphia
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ЧϹ = 290
Dating 230/1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ Α ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ЧϹ ΙƐΡΑ ΡΑΦΙΑ
Reverse design Apollo standing nude facing, head l., holding laurel branch and lyre over column; at his feet, bird(?), l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference Meshorer, Raphia 46–46A
Specimens 5 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     IMJ Meshorer, Raphia 46.2 = Rosenberger 24
2 2     J-MJA Meshorer, Raphia 46.3
3 3     J-SBF Meshorer, Raphia 46A.2
4 4     Meshorer, Raphia 46.1 (Grosswird Coll., Jerusalem)
5 5     ✸ Sofaer 18 = Meshorer, City-Coins 75