RPC VII.2, 1665


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1665
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Callatis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΑΛΛΑΤΙΑΝΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design Sarapis standing left, raising arm, holding sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B. Michaux coll.
2 2     C. Preda, ‘Monede coloniale rare şi inedite—Histria, Callatis şi Tomis—din tezaurul de la Mangalia’, SCN IV (1968), pp. 223–37, no. 10
3 3     CGT coll.
4 4     ✸ Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4123 = M&M GmbH 16, 19 May 2005, lot 218 (Righetti coll.)