RPC VII.2, 1856


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1856
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Calchedon
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΑΛΧΑΔΟΝΙΩΝ
Reverse design Cybele seated l., holding patera and resting arm on tympanum; lion on either side of her
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 4.60 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rec 112
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Rec 112, pl. XLVIII, 23
2     Cop SNG 367
3     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.