RPC VII.2, 3281

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3281
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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟ ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ Β Ν, ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 3.46 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Ganschow 875k; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Henseler 1323
2     Private coll.
3     VAuctions 330, 22 May 2018, lot 357