RPC VII.2, 3498

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3498
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 ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus tribunicia potestate
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ΕΞΟΥϹΙΑϹ, S C
Reverse design eagle standing facing, head right, with wreath in beak; tail to left
Metal silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Bland 1991b, 5; Prieur 283; McAlee 861
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 721
2 2     Auctiones AG 8, 27 June 1978, lot 482
3 3     C. Morand coll.
4 4     CNG 45, 18 Mar. 1998, lot 966 = CNG EA 453, 2 Oct. 2019, lot 307
5 5     ✸ Leu 5, 27 Oct. 2019, lot 287