RPC VI, 922 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 922 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Mamaea (Augusta)
Magistrate Marcus Aurelius Fronto
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥΛΙΑ ΜΑΜΑΙΑ ΑΥΓΟ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Julia Mamaea, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠ ΦΡΟΝΤΩΝΟϹ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design Poseidon standing, left, holding dolphin and trident, placing foot on prow
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1781
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 479 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1781
2 2     Demos 10, 14 May 2022, lot 440