RPC VII.2, 648


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 648
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Nike standing r. and Gordian III standing l., holding spear, erecting trophy between them; at foot of trophy seated to either side, captive
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 29.02 g
Reference Jurukova, Hadrianopolis
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 649/1, 650/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Stack's, 28 Apr. 2010, lot 221 = Stack's, 11 Jan. 2010, lot 252