RPC VII.2, 3259

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3259
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 ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙ[ΑϹ], ƐΤΟΥϹ Δ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference Ganschow 867b; Bland 1991a, 21
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Seen at Baldwin's (D. R. Walker cast) = Bland 1991a, 21.1