Lot 71. PONTUS, Amasia. Severus Alexander. AD 222-235. Æ 35mm.
PONTUS, Amasia. Severus Alexander. AD 222-235. Æ 35 (21.45 gm; 35 mm). Dated CY 228 (AD 228/9). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Altar of Zeus Stratios, surmounted by eagle with wings displayed and Helios driving facing quadriga; tree to left. RG 104; SNG von Aulock 6710; SNG Copenhagen -. Near VF, dark green patina under a dusting of earthen deposits.