RPC VII.2, 402


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 402
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front; beneath bust, pellet
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ ΝΕΩΚ
Reverse design Nike advancing left, holding Kabeiros and palm
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference Touratsoglou 147, no. 317
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O: Richardson Serres find Touratsoglou 147/317
2 2     B. Michaux coll. = Aphrodite 11, 3 June 2023, lot 673