RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 2252)


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 2252)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Nysa-Scythopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Year ΔΤ = 304
Dating AD 240/1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ Ϲ(Ɛ)(Β)
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΥϹ ϹΚΥΘΟ(Π)(Ο) ΙƐΡ ΑϹ, ΔΤ
Reverse design Nysa seated r., holding infant Dionysus in her arms
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 13.62 g
Axis 12
Reference Barkay 79a
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    IMJ: 2813 Rosenberger III, 54
    ✸ Barkay 79a = A. Koren coll.