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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩϹ, Δ
Reverse design Tyche standing right, holding cornucopia and sceptre; at feet, right, Pontus Euxinus swimming right, crab claws on head
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference AMNG 3484–5
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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