RPC VII.2, 649


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 649
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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Gordian III, laureate, in military dress, riding right on horseback, brandishing spear towards enemy
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 41 mm
Reference Jurukova, Hadrianopolis 441
External URI(s) https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/6531
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 648/1, 650/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Sofia: 3260 Jurukova, Hadrianopolis 441/1 = A. Rogalski, 'Sur deux médaillons de Gordian III frappés à Hadrianopolis', Archeologija 18/1 (1976), p. 54, fig. 1