RPC VII.2, 3236


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3236
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
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, holding spear over shoulder
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ[ΙΑϹ], ƐΤΟΥϹ Γ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 9.45 g
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow 855f; Bland 1991a, 3
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18274492, Löbb. Bland 1991a, 3.1