RPC VII.2, 3234

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3234
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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟ ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙΑϹ, ƐΤΟΥϹ Γ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 8.68 g
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow 855a–b; Bland 1991a, 1; S —
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.72307 Bland 1991a, 1