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Edition
cn.byzantium.1_ed.473
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, right, wearing cuirass and paludamentum; gorgoneion on breastplate.
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Reverse
Legend
ΕΠ Μ ΑVΡ ΦΡΟΝΤΩΝΟϹ ΚΑΙ ΑΙΛ ΦΗϹΤΗϹ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΑ
Design
Laureate emperor standing right, and City goddess standing left; each holding a patera over an agonistic table in the middle, surmounted by prize crown with two palm branches.
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Persons
Sitter
Severus Alexander 🔍
Magistrate
Marcus Aurelius Fronto 🔍
Magistrate
Aelia Festa 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Medallion 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Average Weight
38.2 g (1x)
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 105, nr. 1743 
Literature
Poole, BMC. Catalogue of Greek coins: the Tauric Chersonese, Sarmatia, Dacia, Moesia, Thrace, &c., Bologna 1979 p. 104,92  
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. 45  
editions
cn.byzantium.1_ed.473 🔍
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cn type 8451, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/cn.byzantium.1_ed.473 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/19]
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