RPC VII.2, 1786

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1786
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 front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩⳞ, Δ
Reverse design Triptolemus holding seeds in chlamys, driving biga drawn by winged serpents, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 3414
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: G1874,0715.176 BMC 55 = AMNG 3414/2
2 2     Bern: N/82.248 SNG Righetti 248
3 3     C. Rhodes coll.
4 4     Leu WA 8, 29 June 2019, lot 615
5 5     ✸ Peus 423, 7 Nov. 2018, lot 151
6 6     Rauch 60, 3 Nov. 1997, lot 307