RPC VII.2, 3598

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3598
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Nysa-Scythopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year ΔΤ = 304
Dating AD 240/1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ (Ϲ)(Ɛ)(Β)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΥϹ ϹΚΥΘ(Ο) ΙƐΡ ΑϹ, ΤΔ
Reverse design Dionysus advancing r., holding thyrsus; in front, small Satyr; behind, panther standing l., head r.; in front, palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 11.28 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Barkay 89–91
Specimens 11

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18275092, Löbb.
2     IMJ: 2818
3     IMJ: 2819
4     IMJ: 16241 Rosenberger III, 60
5     IMJ: 16242 Rosenberger III, 61
6     IMJ Sofaer 63
7     IMJ Sofaer 64
8     J-SBF Spijkerman 59
9     CNG EA 273, 8 Feb. 2012, lot 165
10     ✸ Heritage Long Beach Signature Sale 357, 9 Sept. 2004, lot 12120
11     Schulman, 6 June 1969, lot 2697 (Mabbott)