RPC VII.2, 3379

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3379
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year Ϛ = 6
Dating AD 243
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ Β Ν, ƐΤ Ϛ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus set on plain altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.94 g
Axis 1, 6, 10, 12
Reference Ganschow 899c; Bland 1996, 172
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C SNG Lewis 1724
2     O: Christ Church Bland 1996, 172.2
3     CNG, Triton 13, 5 Jan. 2010, lot 1394 C81
4     ✸ Henseler 1404 = Rauch 96, 10 Dec. 2014, lot 144
5     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 35, 6 Sept. 2015, lot 522
6     Private coll. J. T., New York = Bland 1996, 172.1
7     Trade (Ancient Numismatic Enterprise, VCoins, Dec. 2020)