RPC VII.2, 3616


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3616
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 ΓΑΖΕωΝ, ΕΤΟ ΤΒ
Reverse design Marnas standing left, raising right arm, holding thunderbolt; in the centre, sign of Marnas (מ); on the right, Nike on column crowning Marnas
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference Farhi 299a
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.69089 SNG 958
2 2     IAA: 50962
3 3     ✸ IMJ: 2567 Rosenberger II, 189