RPC VII.2, 3547

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3547
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Berytus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue First issue
Dating AD 238–9
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL BER
Reverse design two legionary eagles, facing each other
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 4.02 g
Axis 1, 7, 12
Reference Sawaya series 114, 2073–8
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1840,1215.2 BMC 255
2     P Bab 1314
3     ✸ B: 18275202, Fox
4     C: Leake
5     Cop SNG 127
6     NY: 1944.100.72441