RPC VII.2, 3851


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3851
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue LϚ = year 6
Dating AD 242/3
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ƐΥ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, with gorgoneion
Reverse inscription L Ϛ
Reverse design Tyche reclining, l., on garlanded couch, holding rudder and raising arm to head
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 4783
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0513.8 BMC Supp. 3210 = D 4783
2     ✸ P: 1967.1857
3     NY: 1944.100.65075
4     A: 1897/8 IH, 697/1168 (Demetriou)
5     J. Aiello coll.