RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 59013)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 59013)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241/4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚƐΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design temple with two columns enclosing figure of Kabeiros standing facing, head l., holding rhyton and hammer; at his feet, l. and r., elephant tusk on base
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 9.30 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Touratsoglou 142, nos 305–6
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Sofia: 916 Touratsoglou 142/306
    ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
    SNG Evelpidis 1350 = Touratsoglou 142/305