RPC VII.2, 495

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 495
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Pella
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue First issue, laureate bust
Dating AD 238–late 239
Obverse inscription IMP C M ANT GORDIANVS
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVS PGLLA (sic)
Reverse design Pan seated l., on rock, raising his r. hand to head, his l. elbow resting on his syrinx; pedum upside down behind rocks; star in field, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.11 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die as 511/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C SNG Lewis 1242
2     ✸ O: Kraay