RPC VII.2, 1897


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1897
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, left, seen from rear, holding spear pointing forward and shield against shoulder (decorated with gorgoneion)
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche seated left, on rock, holding ears of corn; below, swimming river god Sagaris
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rec —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CGT coll. = Naville Numismatics 18, 1 Nov. 2015, lot 191 = Naville Numismatics 44, 4 Nov. 2018, lot 133