RPC VII.2, 3779

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3779
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue LΔ = year 4
Dating AD 240/1
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ƐΥ(Ϲ)(Ɛ)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L Δ
Reverse design Roma standing l., raising r. arm and holding sceptre and paludamentum
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 4766; M 3396–7; Geissen 2648
Specimens 10 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1920,0405.18 BMC Supp. 3216
2 2     ✸ O: HCR30895 M 3396
3 3     O: HCR30896 M 3397
4 4     A: 4028 (Demetriou)
5 5     Cologne Geissen 2648
6 6     B. Michaux coll.
7 7     CNG EA 391, 15 Feb. 2017, lot 395
8 8     DS 10264
9 9     Naville Numismatics 47, 3 Mar. 2019, lot 326 = D 4766
10 10     Boston: 1985.1244