RPC VII.2, 2797


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2797
Province Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year ϹΟΒ = 272
Dating AD 241
Obverse inscription [ΑΥΤ] ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤω ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Heracles standing left, holding lion skin and club
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rec 133 corr.
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 2807/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BNK,G.1095 BMC 96 = Rec 133, pl. X, 16