RPC VII.2, 2813


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2813
Province Pontus
Region Pontus
City Neocaesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year ΡΟΗ = 178
Dating AD 241/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙ ΠΟΝ ΜΗ ΝΕΟΚΑΙϹΑΡ, ΕΤ ΡΟΗ
Reverse design base holding agonistic crown containing palm standing between two palms
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rec —; Çizmeli 292
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.41418
2 2     Istanbul: 1037/11-1975 Çizmeli, Anatolia Antiqua p. 105, no. 26
3 3     Samsun: 7-3-1983 Çizmeli pl. XXII, 292