RPC VII.2, 3299


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3299
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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate head of Gordian III, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ(Α) Β Ν(Ɛ), ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; to l., pellet
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 2.74 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Ganschow 876k; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend reads ΚΑΙϹΑ Β ΝƐ (Ganschow 876k; Bland —) or ΚΑΙϹ Β Ν (Ganschow —; Bland —).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B. Michaux coll. = Ganschow 876k
2     ✸ Henseler 1332 = Ganschow 876k
3     Roma Numismatics EA 2, 2 Nov. 2013, lot 425