RPC VII.2, 3485


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3485
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Issue I
Dating AD 238–40
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus tribunicia potestate
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass, l. arm of cuirass raised
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ƐΞΟΥϹΙΑϹ, S C
Reverse design eagle standing facing, head l., with wreath in beak; tail to l.
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference Bland 1991b, —; Prieur —; McAlee 863A
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG EA 439, 6 Mar. 2019, lot 310
2 2     Emporium Hamburg EA 505, 27 Feb. 2014, lot 46