RPC VII.2, 512

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 512
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Pella
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue First issue, radiate bust
Dating AD 238–late 239
Obverse inscription IMP C M ANT GORDIANVS
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG PELLA
Reverse design Pan seated l., on rock, raising his r. hand to head, holding pedum in his l.; in field, l., syrinx
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.63 g
Axis 1, 7
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 45
2     ✸ B: 18272599, 1867/28780
3     B. Michaux coll.