RPC VII.2, 3533

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3533
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Claudia Leucas
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year ƐΟϹ = 275
Dating AD 238
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΛƐΥΚΑΔƐⲰΝ ƐΟϹ
Reverse design Heracles standing facing, head l., resting club on ground and holding apples and lion skin in outstretched l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 8.25 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Specimens 8 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1874,0715.399 BMC 7
2     P: 225
3     P: Y 28359.8
4     B: 18259445, Löbb.
5     NY: 1944.100.66172
6     C. Rhodes coll.
7     CNG EA 191, 9 July 2008, lot 122
8     M&M GmbH 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 736