RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 6548)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 6548)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Berytus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Second issue: COS I
Dating AD 239–41
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS AVG COS I
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG FEL BER
Reverse design Bacchus, nude, standing facing, head l., nebris over l. shoulder, holding rhyton and thyrsus; at feet, panther l.; in exergue, at times vine leaf (or ear of corn?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 7.29 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference Sawaya series 115, 2079–99, 2119–38
Specimens 45

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1844,0425.6 BMC 245
    L BMC 246
    L: 1908,0110.11 BMC 248
    P: AA.GR.11399
    P: Chandon de Briailles 797
    P: Chandon de Briailles 796
    P: Chandon de Briailles 798
    P Bab 1316
    P Bab 1316
    B: 18275191, Löbb.
    B: 18275187, Löbb.
    B: 18275189, Knobelsdorff
    B: 18275188, 1865/28713
    B: 18275193, Löbb.
    B: 18275190, Löbb.
    C McClean 9473
    C McClean 9474
    G SNG 3321
    G SNG 3322
    Mu
    NY: 1992.54.816
    NY: 1948.19.2262
    NY: 1944.100.72435
    NY: 1944.100.72431
    NY: 1944.100.72432
    NY: 1930.3.11
    NY: 1992.54.817
    O: Raye
    O: Milne
    O: Milne
    V: GR 22117
    V: GR 22114
    V: GR 22116
    V: GR 22115
    Beirut-AUB: C745 Baramki 123
    Beirut-AUB: C747 Baramki 124
    Beirut-AUB: C746 Baramki 126, pl. XVIII, 1
    Braunschweig SNG 1427
    IMJ: 16099
    Münster: M 1494
    CNG EA 289, 24 Oct. 2012, lot 239
    CNG EA 356, 29 July 2015, lot 379
    CNG MBS 60, 22 May 2002, lot 1267
    Gorny & Mosch 165, 17 Mar. 2008, lot 1599
    Private coll.