RPC VII.2, 738


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 738
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) 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 rear
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design serpent coiled left, with four coils
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1
Reference Jurukova, Hadrianopolis
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     C. Rhodes coll.
2 2     ✸ Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 41, 6 Mar. 2016, lot 414 = Münzzentrum Rheinland 184, 16 May 2018, lot 222