RPC VII.2, 2162

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2162
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue With value mark
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ, Δ
Reverse design Athena seated on shield, left, finger to lips, holding spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference Rec —
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 2158/1, 2163/1, 2164/1, 2165/1, 2779/1 (Ionopolis Abonoteichos).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Artemis Antiquities IV, June-July 1970, lot 334
2 2     ✸ Varesi Vicenza Auction, 29 Oct. 2012, lot 116