RPC VII.2, 3387

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3387
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 head of Gordian III, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ(Α) Β Ν, ƐΤ Ϛ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus set on altar containing wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.65 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Ganschow 900a; Bland 1996, 171
Specimens 9
Note On the rev., ƐΤ Ϛ is in exergue or on either side of the altar.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 733 Bland 1996, 171.2
2     P: 734 Bland 1996, 171.3
3     B: 18274410, Löbb. Bland 1996, 171.1
4     Anamur: 1.1036.91 SNG 422
5     CGT coll.
6     ✸ CGT coll. = Zeus EA 20, 12 Dec. 2021, lot 495
7     CNG EA 358, 26 Aug. 2015, lot 235
8     Henseler 1406
9     VAuctions 273, 24 Nov. 2011, lot 307