RPC VII.2, 3060

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3060
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue With Π Π
Dating AD 238 and after
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ(ΑΙϹ) Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ, Π Π
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear, holding shield (decorated with gorgoneion) and spear pointing forward
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟ(ΛƐ), Α Μ Κ Β Γ
Reverse design Gordian III, laureate, in military dress, riding on galloping horse r., with r. hand spearing lion running r., head l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 23.58 g
Axis 5, 6, 7, 12
Specimens 27

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1847,1101.259 BMC 284
2     L: 1897,0104.398 BMC 285
3     P: 1438B
4     P: 1438C
5     P: 1438A
6     P: 1438 SNG 1722
7     ✸ B: 18274232, I-B
8     NY: 1947.97.495
9     O: Milne
10     Bern SNG Righetti 1692
11     Münster: M 1328
12     Ayvagediği hoard 46
13     Ayvagediği hoard 47
14     CGT coll.
15     CGT coll.
16     CGT coll.
17     CNG EA 111, 30 Mar. 2005, lot 81 = H, Schulman, 20 Sept. 1973, lot 478
18     CNG EA 119, 27 July 2005, lot 90
19     CNG EA 176, 14 Nov. 2007, lot 216
20     CNG EA 310, 4 Sept. 2013, lot 318
21     CNG EA 409, 8 Nov. 2017, lot 432 = Savoca 14, 23 Apr. 2017, lot 422
22     Falghera 2205
23     Gorny & Mosch 241, 10 Oct. 2016, lot 1955 = Gorny & Mosch 156, 5 Mar. 2007, lot 1820
24     Rauch 86, 12 May 2010, lot 1037
25     Tahberer 1588
26     Ziegler 751 = Karbach coll.
27     Ziegler 752