RPC VII.2, 3285


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3285
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 head of Gordian III, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ(Π) ΚΑΙϹΑ Β Ν, ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow 875a; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend reads ΜΗΤΡΟ (Ganschow 875a) or ΜΗΤΡΟΠ (Ganschow —).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B. Michaux coll.
2 2     ✸ Emporium Hamburg 78, 25 Apr. 2017, lot 323
3 3     Henseler 1316 = Ganschow 875a