RPC VII.2, 3420

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3420
Province Osroene
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Abgar X (king)
Issue Royal coinage
Dating AD 239–42
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear; in front, star
Reverse inscription ΑΒΓΑΡΟϹ ΒΑϹΙΛƐΥϹ
Nominative Abgarus Rex
Reverse design draped bust of Abgar X, r., wearing tiara; behind, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 9.02 g
Axis 2, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12
Reference Babelon 98
Specimens 82

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1840,0424.8
2     L: 1900,0706.22 BMC 149
3     ✸ L: G.2910 BMC 150
4     L: EH,p676.10.AbgGor BMC 151
5     L: G.2911 BMC 152
6     L: 1913,1115.31 BMC 153
7     L: TC,p231.1.GorAbg BMC 154
8     L: TC,p231.2.GorAbg BMC 155
9     L: 1906,1103.2702 BMC 156
10     L: EH,p676.8.AbgGor BMC 157
11     P: Chandon de Briailles 1165
12     P: Chandon de Briailles 1164
13     P: 2122
14     P: AA.GR.25148
15     P: 2123
16     P: AA.GR.13138
17     P: 2124
18     P: 2125
19     P: Vogüé 178
20     P: AA.GR.13139
21     P: AA.GR.13140
22     P: AA.GR.26259
23     P Wa 7296
24     B: 18204069, Fox
25     B: 18274943, Prokesch-Osten
26     B: 18274942, Löbb.
27     B: 18204068, 1845/5273
28     C: G 716-R
29     C: 240-1961
30     C: 241-1961
31     C: G 717-R
32     C: 237-1961
33     G SNG 2577
34     G SNG 2578
35     Mu
36     Mu
37     Mu
38     Mu
39     Mu
40     NY: 1961.154.321
41     NY: 1961.164.2
42     NY: 1944.100.52895
43     NY: 1944.100.52685
44     NY: 1944.100.83430
45     NY: 1944.100.63655
46     NY: 1938.104.131 Bellinger, Hoards 8–9, no. 63
47     NY: 1938.104.130 Bellinger, Hoards 8–9, no. 63
48     O: New College
49     O
50     O
51     O: Godwyn
52     O: Milne
53     V: GR 22874
54     V: GR 22875
55     Leeds-UL: 86
56     Leeds-UL: 87
57     Münster: M 1535
58     CGT coll.
59     CGT coll.
60     CGT coll.
61     CGT coll.
62     CGT coll.
63     CGT coll.
64     CGT coll.
65     CGT coll.
66     CGT coll.
67     CNG EA 221, 28 Oct. 2009, lot 451 = Elsen 67, 15 Sept. 2001, lot 925
68     CNG EA 251, 9 Mar. 2011, lot 301
69     CNG EA 260, 20 July 2011, lot 430
70     CNG EA 337, 22 Oct. 2014, lot 342
71     Elsen 117, 15 June 2013, lot 464
72     Gorny & Mosch 191, 11 Oct. 2010, lot 1878
73     Gorny & Mosch 237, 7 Mar. 2016, lot 1692
74     Lindgren III, 1565
75     M&M GmbH 29, 31 Oct. 2008, lot 2699
76     Nomos obolos 21, 2 Jan. 2022, lot 745
77     Pecunem 42, 3 Apr. 2016, lot 600
78     Private coll.
79     Private coll.
80     Private coll.
81     Private coll.
82     Private coll.