RPC VII.2, 1797


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1797
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ
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 r., holding cornucopia and sceptre; at feet, r., Pontus Euxinus swimming r., crab claws on head
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.09 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference AMNG 3484–5
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 2001.606
2     B: 18278732, I-B AMNG 3485/1
3     O: Evans
4     CGT coll.