RPC VII.2, 401


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 401
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝΕΙΚΕΩ ΝΕΩ
Reverse design Nike advancing left, holding Kabeiros and palm
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Touratsoglou 148, nos 318–19
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1444 Touratsoglou 148/319
2 2     A: 231/1978 Touratsoglou 148/318 = Macedonia hoard