RPC VII.2, 1852


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1852
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Calchedon
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΑΛΧΑΔΟΝΙΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing cult statue of Apollo holding patera; at his feet, lighted altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.07 g
Axis 7, 12
Reference Rec —
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C SNG Lewis 1291
2     ✸ C. Rhodes coll. = Savoca EA 33 Silver, 12 May 2019, lot 225
3     Kölner Münzkabinett 106, 11 Mar. 2017, lot 333
4     SNG vA 499