RPC VII.2, 3221A


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3221A
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Irenopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year ΒϘΡ = 192
Dating AD 242/3
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤω(ΝΙΟϹ) ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΙΡΗΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤωΝ ΕΤ ΒϘΡ
Reverse design Dionysus standing left, holding cantharus and thyrsus; to left, panther
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Sermarini coll.
2 2     ✸ B. Michaux coll. trade (LAC, Vcoins, 2024)