RPC VII.2, 3303

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3303
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
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙ Β Ν, ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; above, star
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 2.55 g
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow 877k; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 5 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B. Michaux coll. = Ganschow 877k
2     Gorny & Mosch 232, 5 Oct. 2015, lot 337 = Ganschow 877k
3     Henseler 1347 = Ganschow 877k
4     ✸ Hirsch 293, 25 Sept. 2013, lot 2945 = Nomos 2, 14 June 2015, lot 400 = Naumann 52, 2 Apr. 2017, lot 360 = Ganschow 877k
5     VAuctions 330, 22 May 2018, lot 358 = Ganschow 877k