RPC VII.2, 444


Image of specimen #1


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 ΚΕ Μ ΑΤΝΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse design tripod on top of which agonistic crown with palm branch, serpent entwined round the central leg of tripod
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1
Reference Touratsoglou 79, no. 164
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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