RPC VII.2, 3287

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3287
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 ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ(Π) ΚΑΙϹΑ Β Ν, ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 3.47 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Ganschow —; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B. Michaux coll.
2     ✸ Henseler 1318 = Ganschow 875c corr.
3     Marti Hervera and Soler & Llach 1082, 10 July 2014, lot 2520
4     VAuctions Triskeles Sale 29, 13 Sept. 2019, lot 131 = VAuctions Triskeles Sale 26, 7 Dec. 2018, lot 469