RPC VII.2, 3435


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3435
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 radiate, 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.; in front, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.39 g
Axis 10, 11
Reference Babelon —
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: Chandon de Briailles 1338
2     V: GR 22830
3     Leeds-UL: 79
4     Leeds-UL: 80
5     B. Michaux coll.