RPC VII.2, 3067

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3067
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 ϹƐΒΑ, Π Π
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, l., seen from front, raising r. hand, holding Nike (standing l., holding wreath and palm)
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛ, Α Μ Κ Β Γ
Reverse design Gordian III, radiate, in military dress, standing l., holding Nike and spear; at feet, l., seated and bound captive l., head r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 23.66 g
Axis 6
Specimens 7 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1452 SNG 1723 = Wa 4669
2     C. Rhodes coll.
3     Cast in Winterthur = M&M 13, 17 June 1954, lot 924
4     CNG EA 310, 4 Sept. 2013, lot 317
5     CNG Triton VII, 12 Jan. 2004, lot 810 = SNG Levante 1146 = Sternberg 13, 17 Nov. 1983, lot 903
6     Missere 614
7     Naumann 63, 4 Mar. 2018, lot 482 (Vogl coll.)