RPC VII.2, 3705

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3705
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue LΒ = year 2
Dating AD 238/9
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ƐΥϹ(Ɛ)(Β)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Β
Reverse design eagle standing l., head r., holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.62 g
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference BMC 1907; D 4805; M 3334–6; Geissen 2622
Specimens 28

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: GC15p247.1907 BMC 1907
2     P: 3137
3     P: 1967.1853
4     C
5     NY: 1944.100.64957
6     NY: 1974.26.4266
7     NY: 1974.26.4265
8     O: HCR30831 M 3334
9     O: HCR30832 M 3335
10     ✸ O: HCR30833 M 3336
11     V: GR 37971
12     A: 3997 (Demetriou)
13     Beirut-AUB: C3676
14     Cologne Geissen 2622
15     Frankfurt: 3038 Förschner 919
16     B. Michaux = ex. M. Mihalka
17     CGT coll. = VAuctions 226, 30 Apr. 2009, lot 104
18     CNG EA 169, 25 July 2007, lot 144
19     CNG EA 211, 3 June 2009, lot 343
20     CNG EA 407, 11 Oct. 2017, lot 484
21     D 4805
22     D 4806 corr.
23     DS 10293
24     DS 10294
25     J. Aiello coll.
26     Naville Numismatics 37, 28 Jan. 2018, lot 315
27     Naville Numismatics 40, 27 May 2018, lot 330 = Roma Numismatics EA 36, 27 May 2017, lot 248
28     Savoca EA 23, 17 June 2018, lot 320