RPC VII.2, 3752


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3752
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 Nike seated left, holding wreath and palm
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Specimens 2 (1 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     ✸ P: 3147
2 2     B. Michaux coll.