RPC VII.2, 3069


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3069
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue With Π Π
Dating AD 238 and after
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΕΒ (sic), Π Π
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front, with gorgoneion
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ Α, Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design Helios standing left, raising hand, holding whip
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Lanz 161, 7 Dec. 2015, lot 434 = Lanz 155, 10 Dec. 2012, lot 644
2 2     SNG vA 6044