RPC VII.2, 705

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 705
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
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Gordian III and his army: on bridge, Gordian III, in military dress, riding r. on horseback, raising r. arm, facing group of soldiers advancing r., some of them holding standards; below the bridge, in three arches, galleys advancing l. with, on board, rowers
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.40 g
Reference Jurukova, Hadrianopolis
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Lanz 82, 24 Nov. 1997, lot 597
2     NAC 78, 26 May 2014, lot 1080