RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 71479)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 71479)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241/4
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate 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 25 mm
Average weight 9.63 g
Axis 6
Reference Touratsoglou 141, nos 302–4
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Cop SNG 430 = Touratsoglou 141/303
    Aberdeen Touratsoglou 141/304
    Istanbul: 650-130 Touratsoglou 141/302
    ✸ Elsen 114, 15 Sept. 2012, lot 353