RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 26724)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 26724)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Berytus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Third issue: COS II
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG COS II P P
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG FEL BER
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing bust of Astarte wearing turreted crown and flanked on each side by cornucopia and aquila; on roof, Neptune abducting Beroe flanked by two Victories holding wreath; pellet in pediment; in exergue, galley
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 14.81 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Sawaya series 117, 2210–2221, 2227
Specimens 24

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1907,1102.6 BMC 235
    P: AA.GR.26738
    P: Chandon de Briailles 793
    ✸ B: 18275181, Löbb.
    B: 18275182, Löbb.
    B: 18275179, Löbb.
    G SNG 3320
    Mu
    NY: 1944.100.72416
    NY: 1944.100.72415
    V: GR 22107
    V: GR 22108
    Beirut-AUB: C743 Baramki 121
    C. Rhodes coll.
    CGT coll.
    CGT coll.
    CGT coll.
    CNG EA 193, 6 Aug. 2008, lot 163
    CNG EA 344, 11 Feb. 2015, lot 350
    CNG EA 77, 12 Nov. 2003, lot 92
    Freeman & Sear 6, Oct. 2000, lot 423
    Pecunem 36, 4 Oct. 2015, lot 534
    Private coll.
    Roma Numismatics EA 18, 27 June 2015, lot 699