RPC VII.2, 3815


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3815
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue LƐ = year 5
Dating AD 241/2
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΕΥ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front, with gorgoneion
Reverse inscription L - Ε
Reverse design trophy of arms with two shields, a bound and seated captive on each side
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference BMC 1916; D 4804
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1864,1118.771 BMC 1916
2 2     D 4804