RPC VII.2, 3883

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3883
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 laureate head of Zeus, r., with drapery on l. shoulder
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.58 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference D 4790; M 3464; Geissen 2680
Specimens 18 (12 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1950,1006.116 BMC Supp. 3199
2     ✸ P: 3174
3     P: AA.GR.20516
4     B: 18275372, 1863/28629-14
5     B: 18275374, 1892/96
6     B: 18275373, Löbb.
7     C
8     G SNG 4543
9     NY: 1944.100.65064
10     NY: 1944.100.65065
11     O: HCR30943 M 3464
12     V: GR 37982
13     A: 4059 (Demetriou)
14     Cologne Geissen 2680
15     CNG EA 355, 15 July 2015, lot 439
16     Figari & Mosconi 1416 = Schulten, 11 Apr. 1988, lot 1008 = D 4790
17     J. Aiello coll.
18     OTH coll. = Rauch 102, 8 Nov. 2016, lot 320