RPC VII.2, 358

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 358
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ(ΝΙΟϹ) ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚƐΩΝ ΚΑΒ(Ɛ)ΙΡ(Ɛ)ΙΑ, ΠΥΘΙΑ (on crown)
Reverse design agonistic crown with palm branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.03 g
Axis 1, 2, 7, 12
Reference Touratsoglou 101, nos 214–16; 108, nos 226–30
Specimens 10
Note The reverse reads either ΚΑΒƐΙΡΙΑ (Touratsoglou 101; 108) or ΚΑΒΙΡƐΙΑ (Touratsoglou —).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1474 Touratsoglou 108/229
2     P: 1475 Touratsoglou 108/230
3     V: GR 10065 Touratsoglou 101/215
4     V: GR 10064 Touratsoglou 101/216
5     Alpha Bank: 7676
6     ✸ Alpha Bank: 7677
7     Rome: de Sanctis 109987 Touratsoglou 108/226
8     Sofia: 9203 Touratsoglou 108/227
9     Gorny & Mosch 265, 14 Oct. 2019, lot 909 = Schenk-Behrens 82, 15 Nov. 2001, lot 411
10     Weber 2299 = Touratsoglou 108/228