RPC VII.2, 3265

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3265
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year Δ = 4
Dating AD 241
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙΑϹ, ΕΤΟΥϹ Δ, Β ΝΕ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; above, wreath
Metal silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Ganschow 869a; Bland 1991a, 23
Specimens 9 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18274504, Löbb. Bland 1991a, 23.1
2 2     B: 18274505, Löbb. Bland 1991a, 23.2
3 3     Bland 1991a, 23.3
4 4     CNG EA 248, 26 Jan. 2011, lot 290
5 5     CNG EA 251, 9 Mar. 2011, lot 229
6 6     CNG EA 253, 6 Apr. 2011, lot 239
7 7     ✸ CNG EA 280, 6 June 2012, lot 84
8 8     Henseler 1311 = Ganschow 869a = Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland 1, 1997, lot 465
9 9     B. Michaux coll. = Savoca 205, 6 Apr. 2024 lot 285