RPC VII.2, 2920


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2920
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Seleucia ad Calycadnum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΜΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ϹΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ ΚΑΛΥΚΑ
Reverse design Dionysus riding in biga of panthers, right, holding thyrsus and cantharus; at right, satyr standing left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1979,0101.2624 SNG vA 5844
2 2     B: 18273946, Löbb.
3 3     CGT coll.