RPC VII.2, 354


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 354
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚƐ Μ ΑΤΝΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝƐΙΚƐΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟΡ, ΠΥΘΙΑ (on crown)
Reverse design agonistic crown with palm branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.46 g
Axis 2, 11
Reference Touratsoglou 113, nos 242–4
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ C Touratsoglou 113/243
2     Mu Touratsoglou 113/242
3     CNG EA 423, 27 June 2018, lot 312
4     Private coll. = Touratsoglou 113/244 (München Depositum)