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cn type 8446

Edition
cn.byzantium.1_ed.470
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 222-235 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑVΤ Κ Μ ΑVΡ ϹΕV ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑVΓ
Design
Radiate bust of Severus Alexander, left, wearing cuirass and plaudamentum; spear in hidden right hand; shield on his left shoulder.
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Reverse
Legend
ΕΠ Μ ΑVΡ ΦΡΟΝΤΩΝΟϹ ΚΑΙ ΑΙΛ ΦΗϹΤΗϹ ΒVΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Design
Radiate and togate emperor (Severus Alexander) standing in quadriga, right, holding an aplustre and a sceptre; behind him Nike, crowning emperor and holding palm branch.
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Persons
Sitter
Severus Alexander 🔍
Magistrate
Marcus Aurelius Fronto 🔍
Legatus Augusti pro praetore
Aelia Festa 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Medallion 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
Max: 39 mm / Min: 36 mm
Average Weight
32.5 g (3x)
Axes
8 (1x)
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 104, nr. 1740, pl. 100, pic. 1740 
Literature
Pick, Die Personen- und Götternamen auf Kaisermünzen von Byzantion 27, 1895 p. 47, nr. 21a  
Schönert-Geiß, Zur Geschichte Thrakiens anhand von griechischen Münzbildern aus der römischen Kaiserzeit 49, 1967 p. 236, nr. 41, pic. 3  
editions
cn.byzantium.1_ed.470 🔍
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cn type 8446, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/cn.byzantium.1_ed.470 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/25]
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