RPC VII.2, 459

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 459
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
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚƐΩΝ ΝƐΩ
Reverse design tripod on top of which five apples
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.02 g
Axis 1, 2
Reference Touratsoglou 86, nos 181–4
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1463 Touratsoglou 86/182
2     ✸ B: 18272691, 1866/28764 Touratsoglou 86/183
3     Mu Touratsoglou 86/184
4     Düsseldorf: 2469 Touratsoglou 86/181
5     B. Michaux coll. = Hirsch 186, 10 June 1995, lot 1326
6     Lanz 112, 25 Nov. 2002, lot 793 = Münzzentrum Rheinland 184, 16 May 2018, lot 155
7     Rauch Summer 2009, 17 Sept. 2009, lot 1074