RPC VII.2, 3743


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3743
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 ΕΥϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Γ
Reverse design Eirene standing left, holding olive branch and transverse sceptre
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference DS 10215
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note The bust is seen from rear: obverse die of year 2?

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ DS 10215