RPC VII.2, 1089


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1089
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Deultum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Third and fourth issues
Dating c. AD 241–3
Obverse inscription GORDIANVS IMP AVG
Nominative Gordianus Imperator Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, left, seen from rear, holding spear pointing forward and shield
Reverse inscription C F P D
Reverse design Venus standing facing, covering breasts with right arm and pudenda with left hand; at feet, vase
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Reference Draganov, Deultum 1440a
External URI(s) https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/1135
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     C. Rhodes coll.
2 2     ✸ CNG EA 367, 27 Jan. 2016, lot 335
3 3     Gorny & Mosch 104, 9 Oct. 2000, lot 596
4 4     Rauch MBS 9, 23 Sept. 2005, lot 348 = Draganov, Deultum 1440a