RPC VII.2, 1778


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1778
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩϹ, Δ
Reverse design Nemesis standing left, holding scales and cubit rule; at feet, wheel
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG 3459–62
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)
Note According to AMNG, sometimes with ligatures ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ on the obv. and ΜΗΤΡΟ on the rev.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 33185
2 2     Odessa AMNG 3459/2 = cast in BBAW
3 3     Rome Cap. AMNG 3461/3 = cast in BBAW
4 4     La Galerie Numismatique 9, 14 Jan. 2007, lot 371
5 5     B. Michaux coll.