RPC VII.2, 3434

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3434
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 ϹƐ(Β)
Obverse design radiate head of Gordian III, r., with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ ΚΟΛ ƐΔƐϹϹΗΝⲰ(Ν)
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted bust of Tyche, r.; in front, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 4.82 g
Axis 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12
Reference Babelon —
Specimens 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1843,0712.73 BMC 131
2     L: 1900,0706.12 BMC 132
3     P: 2096
4     P: 2097
5     B: 18274971, 1855/17633
6     G SNG 2568
7     Mu
8     NY: 1944.100.63659
9     O: Milne
10     V: GR 22829
11     CGT coll.
12     CNG EA 235, 23 June 2010, lot 396