RPC VII.2, 436

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 436
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝƐΙΚƐΩΝ ΝƐΩ(ΚΟ), ΠΥΘΙΑ
Reverse design tripod on top of which agonistic crown with palm branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1, 2, 6, 7
Reference Touratsoglou 73, nos 150–2, 75–6, nos 154–5
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     C: 3234-2007, Mossop Touratsoglou 76/155
2 2     Mu Touratsoglou 73/151
3 3     ✸ Alpha Bank: 7673
4 4     Düsseldorf: 8380 Touratsoglou 73/150
5 5     St Petersburg Touratsoglou 75/154
6 6     CGT coll.
7 7     Nomos obolos 9, 25 Mar. 2018, lot 690