RPC VII.2, 1783


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1783
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩϹ, Δ
Reverse design Sarapis standing l., raising arm, holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.79 g
Axis 6, 7, 8, 12
Reference AMNG 3383–6
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)
Note On the obv. and on the rev., sometimes, no ligatures, or ΤΟΜΕΩ on the rev.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 2001.593
2     O: Milne
3     BBAW: 80 Peus 403, 27 Apr. 2011, lot 305
4     Bucharest: 7227/78/2275 Sutzu 661
5     Odessa cast in BBAW = AMNG 3384/3
6     C. Rhodes coll.
7     C. Rhodes coll.