RPC VII.2, 52

 

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 52
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Argolis
City Argos
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Light standard
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΡΓƐΙⲰΝ, Γ
Reverse design eagle standing facing, head r., wings spread
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.81 g
Axis 3, 5, 11
Reference Flament & Marchetti, p. 42, D.b, D.c/R.3, R.6
Specimens 3
Die-links 2–3: same obv. die as 48/2–3, 50/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Argos excavations, EFA 3203
2     Argos excavations, EFA 5123
3     Argos excavations, EFA 5243