RPC VII.2, 1790

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1790
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 Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 10.62 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference AMNG 3474–7
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)
Note According to AMNG 3474, sometimes, ligature ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 2001.605
2     B: 18278725, 1895 Hinz AMNG 3477/1
3     Bucharest: 7106/70/1785 Sutzu 691 = AMNG 3476/1
4     Budapest SNG 558
5     AMNG 3474/1 = cast in BBAW
6     B. Michaux coll.