RPC VII.2, 3061

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3061
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 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
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐⲰϹ, 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., transperced with a spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 23.04 g
Axis 6, 11
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: Chandon de Briailles 1086 SNG 1698
2     CGT coll.