RPC VII.2, 3853

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3853
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
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, with gorgoneion
Reverse inscription L Ϛ
Reverse design Zeus seated l., holding patera and sceptre; at l., eagle
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.90 g
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference BMC 1858; D 4797; M 3434
Specimens 23

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1864,1118.772 BMC 1858
2     P: 1967.1859
3     P: 3167
4     C
5     Cop SNG 690
6     G SNG 4532
7     NY: 1944.100.65045
8     ✸ NY: 1944.100.65044
9     NY: 1974.26.4297
10     NY: 1944.100.65043
11     NY: 1941.131.982
12     O: HCR30925 M 3434
13     V: GR 32554
14     A: Δ.κ. 340, 4050a (Demetriou)
15     A: 4050 (Demetriou)
16     Beirut-AUB: C3678
17     CNG EA 355, 15 July 2015, lot 436
18     CNG EA 368, 10 Feb. 2016, lot 356
19     CNG EA 407, 11 Oct. 2017, lot 508
20     D 4797
21     J. Aiello coll.
22     Naville Numismatics 29, 26 Feb. 2017, lot 325
23     Naville Numismatics 32, 18 June 2017, lot 315 = ex Dattari