RPC VII.2, 3257


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3257
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year Δ = 4
Dating AD 241
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ [ ]
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, l., seen from front, holding Nike on globe in r. hand
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙΑϹ, ƐΤΟΥϹ Δ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 6.20 g
Axis 11
Reference Ganschow 867c; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Roma Numismatics EA 22, 28 Nov. 2015, lot 406