RPC VII.2, 406

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 406
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate head of Gordian III, r.
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚƐΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ, ΠΥΘΙΑ
Reverse design agonistic table seen in perspective from l.; on top of it, five apples, agonistic crown with palm and purse
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.65 g
Axis 1, 2, 6
Reference Touratsoglou 188, nos 385–8
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ C: 3226-2007, Mossop Touratsoglou 188/388
2     Mu Touratsoglou 188/386
3     A: 240/1978, Mac. hoard Touratsoglou 188/385
4     Boston: 63.3015 Touratsoglou 188/387
5     CGT coll.
6     Private coll.