RPC VII.2, 1798


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1798
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩϹ, Δ
Reverse design Zeus seated left, holding patera over altar and sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 2, 12
Reference AMNG 3376–8
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note According to AMNG 3376-8, sometimes, no ligature on the obv.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 2001.592
2 2     Bucharest: 7226/78/2274 Sutzu 660
3 3     Gorny & Mosch 113, 18 Oct. 2001, lot 5392