RPC VII.2, 3708


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3708
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 ΕΥ(Ϲ)(Ε)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription L - Β
Reverse design Elpis advancing left, holding flower and raising skirt
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference D 4723
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     DS 12404
2 2     ✸ J. Aiello coll.
3 3     Naville Numismatics 52, 22 Sept. 2019, lot 353 = D 4723