RPC VII.2, 3614


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3614
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Gaza
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year ΤΒ = 302
Dating AD 241/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝΤωΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΓΑΖΑΙωΝ ΕΤ Ι ΤΒ
Reverse design Marnas standing left, raising right arm, holding thunderbolt; at feet, left, eagle facing, head right, spreading wings; in field, sign of Marnas (מ)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference Farhi 298
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 229
2 2     Yashin 480 = Rosenberger II, Supp. p. 79