RPC VII.2, 3880

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3880
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue LΖ = year 7
Dating AD 243/4
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ƐΥ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Ζ
Reverse design Sarapis standing r., holding sceptre and drapery
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.52 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference BMC 1895; D 4774; M 3483–4; Geissen 2678
Specimens 36 (15 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1844,0425.2530 BMC 1895
2     P: 3175
3     B: 18275376, Löbb.
4     B: 18275377, 1846/6271
5     C
6     G SNG 4541
7     G SNG 4542
8     NY: 1974.26.4302
9     NY: 1944.100.65059
10     ✸ NY: 1944.100.65060
11     O: HCR30957 M 3483
12     O: HCR30958 M 3484
13     V: GR 39671
14     V: GR 25271
15     V: GR 25270
16     A: 4363a, Δ.κ 408 (Demetriou)
17     A: 6837 (Demetriou)
18     A: 4062 (Demetriou)
19     A: 6837/1 (Demetriou)
20     A: 6836 (Demetriou)
21     Cologne Geissen 2678
22     Frankfurt: 3048 Förschner 935
23     Frankfurt: 3049 Förschner 936
24     Milan SNG 1605
25     CNG EA 354, 1 July 2015, lot 462
26     CNG EA 359, 9 Sept. 2015, lot 299
27     CNG EA 368, 10 Feb. 2016, lot 359
28     CNG EA 407, 11 Oct. 2017, lot 511
29     DS 12410
30     Falghera 2251
31     Heritage Monthly 61151, 26 Jan. 2020, lot 97096
32     J. Aiello coll.
33     J. Aiello coll.
34     Künker 89, 8 Mar. 2004, lot 1819
35     Naville Numismatics 37, 28 Jan. 2018, lot 402 = D 4774
36     Boston: 1985.1249