RPC VII.2, 556


Image of specimen #6


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 556
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Coela
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP CA(ES)(A) M AN(T) GORDIANVS
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription AEL MVNI(CIP)(I) COEL(AN)
Reverse design Genius standing l., holding small statue (simulacrum) and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
External URI(s) https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/5248
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)
Note On the rev., sometimes, CVEL for COEL.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 6
2 2     P: 1627
3 3     NY: 1944.100.16572
4 4     A. Jürging coll.
5 5     C. Rhodes coll.
6 6     ✸ Savoca 19 Blue, 20 Apr. 2019, lot 678