RPC VII.2, 2893


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2893
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Seleucia ad Calycadnum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ϹΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ, ΚΑ, ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΑϹ
Reverse design Aphrodite standing right, holding mirror, between two small Erotes, standing facing each other, each holding a long torch with both hands
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 961 SNG 1029
2 2     B: 18273924, 1917/200
3 3     V: GR 34547
4 4     CGT coll.
5 5     SNG Levante 774