RPC VII.1, 3


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 3
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription GORDIANVS
Nominative Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVG TRO
Reverse design raven perched r. on tripod
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 1.61 g
Axis 12
Reference Bellinger A 390–1
Specimens 7
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–5: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18248480, I-B
2     Cop SNG 177
3     L BMC 141
4     ✸ L: 1852,0222.48 BMC 140
5     Gotha rev. cast in Berlin, Griechisches Münzwerk
6     Plankenhorn coll.
7     B: 18273661, Fox