RPC VII.2, 55

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 55
Province Macedonia
Region Thessaly
City Magnesia
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΜΑ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ΑΡΓΩ, Β
Reverse design galley (Argo) with five rowers, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rogers 379
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1924,1016.42 ex A. J. B. Wace coll.
2 2     ✸ O: Milne