RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 21841)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 21841)
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year Δ = 4
Dating AD 241
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡ(Ο)(Π) ΚΑΙϹ Β Ν, ƐΝ(Τ)(Ι)(Χ), ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus set on inscribed altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.64 g
Axis 1, 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Ganschow 882, 883f–g, 884c, 885b–d, 886; Bland 1996, 128–34; S 607b, 613g corr., 613j
Specimens 57
Note Rev. legend reads ΜΗΤΡΟ...ƐΝ (Ganschow 882; Bland 1996, —), ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙ[ ]...ƐΝΤΙΧ (Ganschow 885d; Bland 1996, 128; S 607b), ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹ...ƐΝΤ (Ganschow 883g; Bland 1996, 129), ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ...ƐΝΤΙΧ (Ganschow 885c; Bland 1996, 130; S 613g corr.), ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ...ƐΝΤΧ (Ganschow 886; Bland 1996, 131), ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ...ƐΝΤΙ (Ganschow 884c; Bland 1996, 132; S 613j), ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ...ƐΝΤ (Ganschow 883f; Bland 1996, 133) or ΜΗΤΡ ΚΑΙϹ...ƐΝΤΙΧ (Ganschow 885b; Bland 1996, 134).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    P: 725 Bland 1996, 130.2
    P: 723 Bland 1996, 132.1
    P: 724 Bland 1996, 132.2
    P: AA.GR.1175, Seymour de Ricci Bland 1996, 132.4
    B: 18274390, 1976/42 Bland 1996, 130.5
    B: 18274384, Löbb. ZgM p. 21, no. 69 = Bland 1996, 129.2
    B: 18274388, Löbb. ZgM p. 21, no. 70 = Ganschow 886
    B: 18274389, Löbb. ZgM p. 21, no. 71 = Bland 1996, 130.1
    Cop SNG 307 = Bland 1996, 132.5
    NY: 1944.100.62626 Bland 1996, 130.4
    NY: 1953.171.1418 Bland 1996, 132.3
    NY: 1953.171.1416 Bland 1996, 132.7
    NY: 1944.100.62631 Bland 1996, 133.1
    NY: 1953.171.1417 Bland 1996, 133.3
    NY: 1944.100.62623 Bland 1996, 134.1
    O: Milne Bland 1996, 132.6
    V: GR 20199 Bland 1996, 130.3
    Beirut-AUB: C7427 Ganschow 883f
    Beirut-AUB: C7426 Ganschow 886
    Istanbul Gülek Boǧazi hoard 54 = Bland 1996, 128.1
    Milan: Brera 7323 Bland 1996, 129.1
    Münster: M 1380 = Ganschow 883g
    Yale: 2004.6.3555, P. R. Franke = Ganschow 883g
    B. Michaux coll. = Ganschow 883f
    B. Michaux coll. = Ganschow 884c
    Bertolami EA 50, 10 Dec. 2017, lot 546 = Ganschow 883g
    CGT coll. = Ganschow 883f
    CGT coll. = Ganschow 884c
    CNG EA 219, 30 Sept. 2009, lot 361 = Ganschow 883f
    Elsen 54, 13 June 1998, lot 640 = Ganschow 884c
    ✸ Henseler 1364 = Ganschow 882
    Henseler 1365 = Ganschow 883f
    Henseler 1366 = Ganschow 883f
    Henseler 1367 = Ganschow 883f
    Henseler 1370 = Münzzentrum 135, 2007, lot 1021 = Ganschow 884c
    Henseler 1371 = Ganschow 884c
    Henseler 1372 = Ganschow 885c
    Henseler 1373 = Leipziger Münzhandlung 4, 31 Aug. 2015, lot 162 = Ganschow 885c
    Henseler 1410 = Ganschow 885c
    Henseler 1422 = Ganschow 885c = Bland 1996, 102A/1 = Muller 72, 23 Oct. 1992, lot 185
    Hirsch 261, 7 May 2009, lot 798 = Ganschow 884c
    Jacquier 16, spring 1994, lot 371 = Bland 1996, 132.8
    London Ancient Coins 42, 1 Apr. 2015, 273 = Ganschow 884c
    Müller 72, 23 Oct. 1992, lot 185 = Bland 1996, 102A.1
    Rauch Summer 2009, 17 Sept. 2009, lot 1079 = Ganschow 884c
    Saint Paul Antiques 17, 30 June 2018, lot 438 = Savoca 91, 13 Dec. 2020, lot 499 = Ganschow 884c
    Savoca 107 Blue, 10 July 2021, lot 714
    Savoca 11, 18 Dec. 2016, lot 467 = Savoca 15, 28 May 2017, lot 376 = Ganschow 885c
    Savoca 112 Blue, 11 Sept. 2021, lot 1252
    Savoca 112 Blue, 11 Sept. 2021, lot 1252
    SNG vA 6528 = Bland 1996, 133.2
    Themis 2, 20 July 2019, lot 135 = Ganschow 884c
    Themis 6, 29 Feb. 2020, lot 416 = Ganschow 883f
    Trade (Biga Numismatiek, VCoinsm Aug. 2020) = Ganschow 884c
    Trade (eBay, 31 July 2020) = Ganschow 884c
    Trade (eBay, Dec. 2020) = Ganschow 884c
    Trade (London Ancient Coins, VCoins, Aug. 2020) = Bertolami 105, 21 Oct. 2021, lot 2416 = Ganschow 883f