RPC VII.2, 3333

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3333
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
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹΑ ƐΝΤΙΧΙ Β Ν ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design inscription in five lines within wreath; view of Mount Argaeus in centre of first line of inscription
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.91 g
Axis 12
Reference Ganschow 904 corr.; Bland 1996 —
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 3335/8.
Note Ganschow reads this as year 6 (Ϛ), but see the die-link with a coin on which the date (Δ) is clear.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Henseler 1411