RPC VII.2, 3310

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3310
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, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑ Β Ν, ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; above, star
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 3.11 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Ganschow 877c; Bland 1991a —
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Henseler 1337
2     Naumann 66, 3 June 2018, lot 325
3     VAuctions Triskeles Sale 29, 13 Sept. 2019, lot 130 = VAuctions Triskeles Sale 26, 7 Dec. 2018, lot 468