RPC VII.2, 3432

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3432
Province Osroene
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Colonial coinage
Dating AD 242–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ ΚΟΛ ƐΔƐϹϹΗΝⲰΝ
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted bust of Tyche, r., between two stars
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.55 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Babelon —
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: G.2859 BMC Carrhae 60
2     ✸ P: 2098
3     C: 210-1961
4     C: Mossop
5     O: New College