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 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 ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙΑϹ, ƐΤΟΥϹ Δ, Β ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; above, wreath
Metal Silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.74 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Ganschow 869a; Bland 1991a, 23
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18274504, Löbb. Bland 1991a, 23.1
2     B: 18274505, Löbb. Bland 1991a, 23.2
3     Bland 1991a, 23.3
4     CNG EA 248, 26 Jan. 2011, lot 290
5     CNG EA 251, 9 Mar. 2011, lot 229
6     CNG EA 253, 6 Apr. 2011, lot 239
7     ✸ CNG EA 280, 6 June 2012, lot 84