RPC VII.2, 3741

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3741
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 eagle standing l., head r., holding wreath in beak
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference BMC 1909; D 4807; M 3364–7; Geissen 2633
Specimens 39 (17 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: GC15p247.1909 BMC 1909
2 2     P: 3148
3 3     P: AA.GR.20544
4 4     P: AA.GR.5748
5 5     B: 18275291, Löbb.
6 6     B: 18275292, 1862/28369
7 7     C
8 8     Cop SNG 679
9 9     G SNG 4509
10 10     NY: 1944.100.64978
11 11     NY: 1974.26.4272
12 12     NY: 1944.100.64977
13 13     O: HCR30862 M 3364
14 14     ✸ O: HCR30863 M 3365
15 15     O: HCR30864 M 3366
16 16     O: HCR30865 M 3367
17 17     V: GR 25239
18 18     A: 6819/3 (Demetriou)
19 19     A: 4011 (Demetriou)
20 20     Cologne Geissen 2633
21 21     Frankfurt: 3041 Förschner 923
22 22     Milan SNG 1587
23 23     Milan SNG 1588
24 24     Bochum: M 2112
25 25     B. Michaux coll.
26 26     B. Michaux coll.
27 27     CGT coll.
28 28     CGT coll.
29 29     CNG EA 231, 14 Apr. 2010, lot 154
30 30     CNG EA 359, 9 Sept. 2015, lot 275
31 31     CNG EA 407, 11 Oct. 2017, lot 491
32 32     D 4807
33 33     DS 10297
34 34     DS 10298
35 35     Elsen 127, 5 Dec. 2015, lot 540
36 36     Hirsch 317, 18 Feb. 2016, lot 2332 (part of)
37 37     Naville Numismatics 40, 27 May 2018, lot 331 = Roma Numismatics EA 36, 27 May 2017, lot 251
38 38     Naville Numismatics 41, 24 June 2018, lot 288
39 39     Naville Numismatics 45, 9 Dec. 2018, lot 341 = DS 10299