RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 6487)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 6487)
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, dolphin
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 14.65 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference Sawaya series 117, 2191–2209
Specimens 29

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1853,1215.33 BMC 231
    L: 1908,0110.1148 BMC 232
    ✸ L BMC 233
    L: 1906,1103.63 BMC 234
    P: Chandon de Briailles 794
    P: De Clercq 357
    P Bab 1325
    P Bab 1326
    B: 18275178, I-B
    B: 18275177, Löbb.
    Mu
    NY: 1948.19.2260
    NY: 1944.100.72420
    NY: 1934.94.16
    NY: 1944.100.72421
    O: New College
    O: Bodley
    V: GR 22105
    Beirut-AUB: C742 Baramki 120
    Bern: N/82.2254 SNG Righetti 2254
    Braunschweig SNG 1426
    IMJ: 16102
    IMJ: 4765
    CNG EA 132, 1 Feb. 2006, lot 132
    CNG EA 181, 6 Feb. 2008, lot 302
    CNG EA 226, 27 Jan. 2010, lot 477
    Lindgren III, 1389
    Naumann 57, 3 Sept. 2017, lot 488
    Private coll.