RPC VII.2, 1785

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1785
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, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩϹ, Δ
Reverse design coiled serpent, with beard, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.48 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG 3500–1
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)
Note According to AMN 3500, sometimes, with ligature ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ on the obv.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 999
2     AMNG 2501/1 = cast in BBAW (Knechtel)
3     B. Michaux coll.
4     C. Rhodes coll.
5     C.G. coll.