RPC VII.2, 3737


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3737
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue LΓ = year 3
Dating AD 239/40
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΕΥϹ(Ε)(Β)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription L - Γ
Reverse design head of Ammon, right, wearing horn and headdress of ram’s horns, with drapery on left shoulder
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 4798; M 3360
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O: HCR30858 M 3360
2 2     A: 1897/8 IH, 673/1161 (Demetriou)
3 3     D 4798