RPC VII.2, 1795

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1795
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ(Ν) 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 ΤΟΜΕΩⳞ, Δ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding sceptre and cornucopia; at feet, r., Pontus Euxinus swimming r., crab claws on head
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.72 g
Axis 1, 2, 7
Reference AMNG 3486–7
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)
Note The form ΑΝΤΩΝ is known only through AMNG 3487 and requires confirmation.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1838,0921.86 BMC 51 = AMNG 3486/1
2     V: GR 8329 AMNG 3486/3
3     Cracow: MNK VII-A-4126 SNG 167
4     Gorny & Mosch EA 274, 20 Nov. 2020, lot 2301
5     Peus FPL 39, May 1975, lot 116