RPC VII.2, 73


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 73
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Cassandrea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Laureate bust
Obverse inscription AYT C M ANTΩNIOϹ GORDIANOS
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, l., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COLΩNƐ(I)A CASSANDRIA
Reverse design nymph Nysa, standing facing, head r., raising chiton (?) with her r. hand above her head, holding infant Bacchus and cornucopia in her l. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.98 g
Axis 6
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 624
2     P: 625
3     ✸ Mu
4     Winterthur: G 6628 Müller 44, 16 Dec. 1983, lot 510
5     CGT coll.
6     Naumann 100, 7 Mar. 2021, lot 1103 = ex F. Jarman coll.