RPC VII.2, 982


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 982
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Deultum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Third issue
Dating c. AD 241–2
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FE(L) AVG
Nominative Imperator Gordianus Pius Felix Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL FL PAC DEVLT
Reverse design Venus standing facing, covering breasts with right arm and pudenda with left hand; at feet, dolphin
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 7, 12
Reference Draganov, Deultum 1315a–b
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Note On the obv., sometimes, no ligature.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B. Michaux coll. = Draganov, Deultum 1315a = ex M. Mihalka coll.
2 2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch EA 271, 29 May 2020, lot 245
3 3     Kölner Münzkabinett e-7, 5 June 2021, lot 77
4 4     Private coll. = Draganov, Deultum 1315b