RPC VII.2, 3238


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3238
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 front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙΑϹ, ƐΤΟΥϹ Γ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 8.16 g
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow —; Bland 1991a, —; S 600c
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 3258/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ CNG EA 511, 9 Mar. 2022, lot 250