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SEVERUS ALEXANDER
(222 - 235 CE)
(Caesar 221 - 222 CE)
Amphipolis, Macedonia
Severus Obv: AV K M [CE] AΛEZANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: AMΦIΠOΛEITΩN
City-goddess seated left, wearing kalathos and holding patera. Large fish in exergue.
(GIC 3261)
22mm / 5.4g
die axis 1:00
Koinon of Macedonia
Severus Obv: AV K M A CE AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: KOINON MAKEΔONΩN NE
Emperor charging right on horseback, holding spear.
(GIC 3260 / Moushmov 5910)
27mm / 9.16g
die axis 6:00
Deultum, Thrace
Severus Obv: [IMP C M] AVR SEV ALEXANDER AVG
Laureate and draped bust right.
Rev:COL FL PAC DEVLT
Homonoia standing left, holding patera over altar.
(SNG Copenhagen 541)
25 mm / 7.7g
die axis 12:00
Dionysopolis, Moesia Inferior
Severus Obv: AVT K M AVP CEV AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate head right.
Rev: [ΔI]ONYCOΠOΛEITΩN
Lighted torch.
(AMNG 382)
16mm / 1.6g
die axis 12:00
Severus Obv: AVT K M AVP CEV AΛEZANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: ΔIONVCOΠOΛEITΩN
The Great God/Serapis standing left, holding patera with right hand over altar and a conucopia in his left. Δ in right field.
(AMNG 381)
21mm / 7.19g
die axis 12:00
Marcianopolis, Moesia Inferior - Julius Gaetulicus
Severus Obv:AVT K M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate head right.
Rev:VΠ IOV ΓETOVΛIKOV MAP[KIANOΠ]OΛITΩN
Hygeia standing right feeding snake from patera .
(Moushmov 724)
27mm / 13.6g,
die axis 1:00
Severus Obv: [AV]T K M A CEV AΛ[EΞANΔPOC]
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: [VΠ IOV ΓE]TOVΛIKOV MAPKIANOΠOΛITΩN
Eagle standing left on rod, head left wth wreath in beak .
(Moushmov 714)
24mm / 7.9g
die axis 2:00
Marcianopolis, Moesia Inferior - Um... Tereventinus
Severus Obv: AVT K M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev:HΓ OVM TEPEBENTINOV MAP[KIANOΠ]OΛITΩN
Hera standing left, holding patera and scepter .
(Moushmov 722)
25mm / 10.4g
die axis 1:00
Marcianopolis, Moesia Inferior - Fir... Philopappus
Severus Obv: AVT K M AVP CEV AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev:VΠ [Φ]I[P Φ]IΛOΠA[ΠΠOV MAPK]IANOΠOΛITΩN
Homonoia standing left holding patera and cornucopia .
(Moushmov 706)
26mm / 9.8g
die axis 12:00
Marcianopolis, Moesia Inferior - Ti. Julius Festus
Severus Obv: AVT M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: VΠ TIB IOVΛ ΦHCTOV MAPK[IANOΠOΛIT]ΩN
Eagle holding wreath in its beak.
(Moushmov 714)
25mm / 9.7g
die axis 1:00
Severus Obv: AVT K M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right.
Rev: VΠ TIB IOVΛ ΦHCTOV MAPKIANOΠOΛITΩN
Homonoia standing left, holding patera and cornucopia.
(Moushmov 706)
25mm / 7.7g
die axis 6:00
Tomis, Moesia Inferior
Severus Obv: AVT K M AVP CEV AΛEX]ANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev:MHTPOΠONTOY TOMEΩC, Δ in left field.
Homonoia standing left holding patera and cornucopia .
(Moushmov 2133/AMNG 3227)
25mm / 8.6g
die axis 7:00
Nicaea, Bithynia
Severus Obv: M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: N-IK-AI-E (between) ΩN (below)
Three standards.
(?)
20mm / 4.4g
die axis 1:00
Severus Obv: M AV CE AΛEΞANΔPOC AV
Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: N-IK-AI-E between Legionary eagle and two standards, -ΩN in exergue.
(GIC 3287v)
21mm / 4.4g
die axis 1:00
Severus Obv: [M AVP] CEVH AΛΞANΔPOC AVΓ
Radiate bust right.
Rev: NI-K-AI-E (between) ΩN (ex)
Three standards.
(?)
20mm / 4.3g
die axis 2:00
Severus Obv: M AVP CEVH AΛEZANΔPOC AV
Laureate and draped bust right.
Rev: NI-K-AI-ΩN
Three standards.
(?)
20mm / 4.9g
die axis 6:00
Severus Obv: [--] ANΔPOC AVΓ
Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: N-IK-AI-E (between) ΩN (ex)
Three standards.
(?)
18mm / 5.0g
die axis 6:00
Nicomedia, Bithynia
Severus Obv: M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC AVΓ
Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: NIKO-M-H-ΔEΩN (around) [ΔIC NEΩK] (below)
Legionary eagle between two standards.
(?)
20mm / 3.9g
die axis 6:00
Severus Obv: M AVP CE AΛEΞANΔPOC AVΓ
Laureate bust right.
Rev: NI-KO-MH-ΔE-Ω-N TPIC NEΩK
Eight-columned temple with pellet in pediment.
(Minted early in his reign, as reverse mentions the third temple, which was built by Elagabalus.
Later coins of Sev Alex mention only two temples?)

(RecGen 325)
21mm / 4.0g
die axis 2:00
Severus Obv: [M A]VP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC AVΓ
Laureate head right.
Rev: [NI-]KO-[M]H-ΔE-Ω-N [T]PIC ΔIC NE[Ω?]
Eight-columned temple with pellet in pediment.
(RecGen 325)
18x20mm / 3.25g
die axis 12:00
Caesarea, Cappadocia
Severus Obv: AV K CEOVHPOC AΛEΞAN
Radiate head right.
Rev: MHTPO CAIC
Mount Argeaus; in exergue: ETΔ (= regnal year 4 / 225-6 AD)
(GIC 3366 var)
27mm / 11.17g
die axis 12:00
Severus Obv: AV K CEOYHPOC AΛEΞ[ANΔPO]
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: [MHTPOΠ KAICAPI] ETS [in exergue=regnal year 6=AD 227/8).
Mount Argaeus on altar.
(GIC 3566)
26mm /12.0g
die axis 6:00
Antiochia ad Orontem, Syria
Severus Obv: AV KAI M APA CE AΛEΞANΔPOC C
Laureate head right.
Rev: ANTIOXEΩN MHTPO KOΛ
Veiled and turreted bust of City-goddess right, ram running right above, star beneath; in field Δ-E / S-C
(GIC 3368)
32mm / 13.6g
die axis 6:00
Severus Obv:AVT KAI M AV CE AΛEΞANΔPOC
Rev: ANTIOXEΩN MHTPO KOA
City-goddess, wearing turreted crown, veil, mantle, seated left on rock, river-god swimming below; in field, Δ-E / S-C.
(BMC 470)
31mm / 22.1g
die axis 5:00
Severus Obv: MAP K AVPHΛIOC AΛEΞΔPOC K CE
Bare head right.
Rev: ANTIOXEΩN MHTPO KOΛ
City-goddess, wearing turreted crown, veil, mantle, seated left on rock, river-god swimming below; in field, * Δ-E / S-C
(Butcher 482b (Paris 701) -Variant)
25mm / 7.75g
die axis 7:00
Raphanea, Syria - No legate
Severus Obv:M AVP CE [AΛEΞ]ANΔPOC
Draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: [PEΦANEΩTΩN]
Turreted genius standing facing, head left, holding cornucopia and patera; two eagles flanking himand bull standing left behind.
(Lindgren III 1210)
23mm / 7.4g
die axis 6:00
Caesarea ad Libanum, Phoenicia
Severus Obv: ΑVR ALEΞΖ
Radiate bust right.
Rev: ΤΥR
Tetrastyle temple, with pediment, central arch and wings; in central shrine, Astarte stands facing and is crowed by male figure on her left; in each wing stands female deity with raised hands. River god swims below.
(Lindgren 2288)
23mm / 9.68g
die axis 7:00
Caesarea Maritima, Samaria
Severus Obv:[ IM C SEVER ALEXANDER]
Laureate bust right.
Rev: [C I F AV F C] CAE METROP
Eagle standing facing, head left, wings spread, supporting wreath containing .
S P Q R.
(GIC 3374 )
18x19mm / 6.8g
die axis 12:00
Severus Obv: IM C SEVER ALEXANDER
Laureate bust right.
Rev: C I F AV F C CAE [METROP]
Eagle standing facing, head left, wings spread, supporting wreath containing .
S P Q R.
(GIC 3374 )
21mm / 9.1g
die axis 1:00
Edessa, Mesopotamia
Severus Obv: [ΑVK MA CE] ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟ[C]
Laureate bust right.
Rev: [ ]
Tyche of the City seated left on rocks,extending uncertain item? River-god swimming left at her feet.
()
23mm / 8.24g
die axis 7:00