RPC VII.2, 444

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 444
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚƐ Μ ΑΤΝΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝƐΙΚƐΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ, ΠΥΘΙΑ
Reverse design tripod on top of which agonistic crown with palm branch, serpent entwined round the central leg of tripod
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.80 g
Axis 1
Reference Touratsoglou 79, no. 164
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Mu Touratsoglou 79/164
2     CGT coll.
3     Trade (Gitbud & Naumann, eBay, 2011)