RPC VII.2, 3377

 

Image of specimen #20

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3377
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year Ɛ = 5
Dating AD 242
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate head of Gordian III, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙ(Ϲ)(Α) Β Ν(Ɛ), ƐΤ Ɛ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; to r., pellet
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 1, 6, 11, 12
Reference Ganschow 898d–e; Bland 1991a, 68; Bland 1996, 68A
Specimens 37 (2 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend reads ΚΑΙ Β ΝƐ (Ganschow 898d; Bland 1996, 68A), ΚΑΙϹ Β ΝƐ (Ganschow 898e; Bland 1991a, 68) or ΚΑΙϹΑ Β Ν (Ganschow —; Bland —).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.72313 Ganschow 898e
2 2     V: GR 20200 Bland 1996, 68A.1
3 3     Tübingen SNG 4705 = Ganschow 898e
4 4     Album Online 4, 15 July 2019, lot 16 = Ganschow 898d
5 5     B. Michaux coll. = Ganschow 898d
6 6     B. Michaux coll. = Ganschow 898d
7 7     C. Rhodes coll.
8 8     CGT coll.
9 9     CGT coll.
10 10     CGT coll. = Ganschow 898d
11 11     CGT coll. = Ganschow 898d
12 12     CGT coll. = Ganschow 898d
13 13     CGT coll. = Ganschow 898d
14 14     CGT coll. = Ganschow 898d
15 15     CGT coll. = Ganschow 898d
16 16     CGT coll. = Ganschow 898e
17 17     CGT collection = Saint Paul Antiques 17, 30 June 2018, lot 437 = Ganschow 898e
18 18     CNG EA 308, 7 Aug. 2013, lot 244 = Ganschow 898d
19 19     CNG EA 309, 21 Aug. 2013, lot 167 = Ganschow 898d
20 20     ✸ CNG EA 357, 12 Aug. 2015, lot 253
21 21     Emporium Hamburg 78, 25 Apr. 2017, lot 324 = Ganschow 898d
22 22     Grün 15, 1995, lot 995 = Grün 32, 15 June 2001, lot 435 = Grün 35, 9 Nov. 2001, lot 217 = Ganschow 898d
23 23     Henseler 1397 = Ganschow 898d
24 24     Henseler 1398 = Ganschow 898e
25 25     Hirsch 293, 25 Sept. 2013, lot 2946 = Hirsch 298, 2014, lot 739 = Hirsch 306, 2015, lot 2259 = Hirsch 319, 2016, lot 671 = Ganschow 898d
26 26     London Ancient Coins 34, 24 Apr. 2014, lot 215 = Ganschow 898d
27 27     Nomos obolos 10, 30 June 2018, lot 313 = Ganschow 898d
28 28     Phoenix 6 (no date), 46 = Bland 1996, 68A.2
29 29     Private coll. = Ganschow 898d
30 30     Private coll. = Ganschow 898e
31 31     Roma EA 2, 2 Nov. 2013, lot 427
32 32     Roma Numismatics EA 32, 7 Jan. 2017, lot 627 = Numismatica Ibercoin EA 29, 26 Sept. 2019, lot 257 = Ganschow 898d
33 33     VAuctions 305, 17 Apr. 2014, lot 216
34 34     VAuctions 332, 28 Sept. 2018, lot 289 = Ganschow 898d
35 35     VAuctions Triskeles Sale 28, 21 June 2019, lot 146 = Ganschow 898d
36 36     VAuctions Triskeles Sale 28, 21 June 2019, lot 148 = Ganschow 898d
37 37     VAuctions Triskeles Sale 28, 21 June 2019, lot 149 = Ganschow 898d