RPC VII.2, 3610

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3610
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 ϹƐ(Β)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΥϹ ϹΚΥΘΟ ΙƐΡ ΑϹ(Υ), ΔΤ
Reverse design Tyche standing r., holding sceptre and infant Dionysus, facing Zeus standing l., r. foot on rock, raising r. arm, holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 12.79 g
Axis 5, 6, 10, 11, 12
Reference Barkay 93
Specimens 13

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.2187 BMC 11
2     B: 18275096, Löbb.
3     B: 18275097, Löbb.
4     NY: 1944.100.69173
5     Beirut-AUB: C1900 Baramki 7, pl. VI, 6
6     IMJ: 2821 Rosenberger III, 63
7     IMJ Sofaer 67
8     IMJ Sofaer 68
9     J-SBF Spijkerman 57/1
10     J-SBF Spijkerman 57/2
11     C. Rhodes coll.
12     Heritage 3018, 5 Sept. 2012, lot 20474
13     ✸ V. Prokhorov coll.