RPC VII.2, 3241

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3241
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year Γ = 3
Dating AD 240
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙ, ƐΤ Γ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; above, star
Metal Silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 7.74 g
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow 858a; Bland 1991a, 5
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18274490, I-B Bland 1991a, 5.1