RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 3351)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 3351)
Province Osroene
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 242/3–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design radiate head of Gordian III, r., with drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡ ΚΟΛ ΚΑΡΡΗΝⲰΝ
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted bust of Tyche, l., with crescent above her; in front, Marsyas standing r., carrying wineskin over shoulder, on short column, and altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 14.35 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1938.104.62 Bellinger, Hoards 8–9, no. 75
    ✸ V: GR 22777
    Beirut-AUB: C3325
    Falghera 2233
    Gärtner 32, 24 Oct. 2015, lot 34284 (as Edessa)