RPC VII.2, 3226


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3226
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year Γ = 3
Dating AD 240
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙΑϹ, ƐΤ Γ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design male figure seated l., on rock, holding branch and globe
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.43 g
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow 859; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Henseler 1301 = CNG 85, 15 Sept. 2010, lot 619