RPC VII.2, 378


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 378
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front; beneath bust, pellet
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ ΝΕΩΚ
Reverse design Apollo standing left, holding Kabeiros, and laurel branch and bow; at feet, five apples and agonistic crown with palm branch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 7
Reference Touratsoglou 118, nos 252–3
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Dresden: 2841 Touratsoglou 118/252
2 2     Thessaloniki Touratsoglou 118/253