RPC VII.2, 3432


Image of specimen #2


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 ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ ΚΟΛ ΕΔΕϹϹΗΝωΝ
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted bust of Tyche, right, between two stars
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference Babelon —
Specimens 5 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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