RPC VII.2, 357


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 357
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ(Ω) ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝƐΙΚƐΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟ(ΡΩ), ΠΥΘΙΑ (on crown)
Reverse design agonistic crown with palm branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.04 g
Axis 1, 6, 8
Reference Touratsoglou 104, no. 220; 106–7, nos 224–5
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ C: 3229-2007, Mossop Touratsoglou 106/224
2     Sofia: 1507 Touratsoglou 104/220, pl. 41, rev.
3     Thessaloniki: Lefkochori hoard Touratsoglou 107/225
4     CGT coll.