RPC VII.2, 3739

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3739
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 ƐΥϹ(Ɛ)(Β)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L Γ
Reverse design Athena seated l., holding Nike and spear; shield leaning against the throne
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 4711; M 3353; Geissen 2636
Specimens 12 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1950,1006.121 BMC Supp. 3204
2 2     P: 3139
3 3     NY: 1944.100.64964
4 4     O: HCR30850 M 3353
5 5     V: GR 25236
6 6     A: 4008 (Demetriou)
7 7     Cologne Geissen 2636
8 8     Milan SNG 1589
9 9     D 4711
10 10     DS 10204
11 11     DS 10205
12 12     DS 10206