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A.K.Collection: Lot no. 1140

    ID A01:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21mm; 4.64g; 12h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FIDE-S MILITVM Fides standing front, head left, holding vertical standard in right hand and transverse scepter in left.

C. 86; RIC IV, III p. 15, 1 and pl. 1.1.

From the Rosche coll. 1994.


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    ID A02:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.41g; 12h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FIDES MILITVM Fides standing front, head left, holding vertical standard in right hand and transverse scepter in left. Different spacing of Revers legend.

C. 86; RIC IV, III p. 15, 1 and pl. 1.1.

From the Voirol coll. and 'aus Samlg. Graf Chandon de Briailles: gall. Fund. Mzh. Basel', stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1993.


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    ID A03:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 23-24mm; 4.07g; 1h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. IOVI CONSE-RVATORI Jupiter standing front, head left, holding thunderbolt in right hand over Gordian standing left and vertical scepter in left hand.

C. 105; RIC IV, III p. 15, 2.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970


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    ID A04:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.33g; 5h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PAX - AVGVSTI Pax standing front, head left, holding branch up in right hand and transverse scepter in left.

C. 173var; RIC IV, III p. 16, 3.

From the Rosche coll. 1994.


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    ID A05:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.39g; 11h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVG Providentia standing front, head left, holding globe in right hand and transverse scepter in left.

C. 302; RIC IV, III p. 16, 4 and pl.1.4.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A06:

WITHDRAWN


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    ID A07:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 3.99g; 12h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July AD 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VICT-ORI-A AVG Victory advancing left, holding wreath in right and palm in left hand.

C. 357; RIC IV, III p. 16, 5.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1981.


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    ID A08:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.48g; 12h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July AD 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VIRTVS – AVG Virtus in military dress, standing front, head left, resting right hand on oval shield, set on ground and holding vertical spear in left.

C. 381; RIC IV, III p. 16, 6.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1972.


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    ID A09:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 19-21mm; 4.59g; 12h) 2nd issue, late July 239 – end of year (?). IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Fides standing front, head left, holding vertical standard in right hand and transverse scepter in left. Rare.

C. 205; RIC IV, III p. 17, 15.

From the Naegeli coll. and from the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1977.


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    ID A10:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21mm; 5.07g; 12h) 2nd issue, late July 239 – end of year (?). IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II - COS P P Jupiter standing front, head left, holding thunderbolt in right hand over Gordian standing left and vertical scepter in left hand.

C. 189; RIC IV, III p. 17, 16 and pl.1.8.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.


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    ID A11:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 20-22mm; 4.16g; 4h) 2nd issue, late July 239 – end of year (?). IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Providentia standing front, head left, holding globe in right hand and transverse scepter in left.

C. 196; RIC IV, III p. 17, 18.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1982.


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    ID A12:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.08g; 12h) 2nd issue, late July 239 – end of year (?). IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P - II COS P P Victory advancing left holding wreath in right and palm in left hand. Rare.

C. 199; RIC IV, III p. 17, 19.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A13:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 20-22mm; 4.18g; 6h) 2nd issue, late July AD 239 – end of year (?). IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II - COS P P Virtus, in military dress, standing front, head left, resting right hand on oval shield, set on ground, and holding vertical spear in left. Rare.

C. 194; RIC IV, III p. 17, 20.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1984.


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    ID A14:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-25mm; 4.08g; 1h) 3rd issue, January 1st – March (?) 240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. A-EQVITAS AVG Aequitas standing front, head left, holding scales in right and cornucopiae in left hand.

C. 17; RIC IV, III p. 19, 34 and pl. 1.10

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1959.


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    ID A15:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.74g; 1h) 3rd issue, January 1st – March (?) 240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVG Concordia seated left on throne, holding patera in right hand and double cornucopiae in left.

C. 50; RIC IV, III p. 19, 35 and pl. 1.11.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A16:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 20-23mm; 4.19g; 6h) 3rd issue, January 1st – March (?) 240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVG II Liberalitas standing front, head left, holding abacus and cornucopiae.

C. 130; RIC IV, III p. 19, 36.

Ex H.H. Kricheldorf list 84, Stuttgart Oct 1966, 95.


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    ID A17:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.19g; 12h) 3rd issue, January 1st to March (?) 240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Gordian, togate, veiled, standing front, head left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over altar, wand in left hand.

C. 210; RIC IV, 3 p. 19, 37 and pl. 1.13.


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    ID A18:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.18g; 6h) 3rd issue, January 1st to March (?) 240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ROMAE AETE-RNAE Roma, helmeted, in military dress, seated left on shield, holding Victory in right and spear in left hand.

C. 312; RIC IV, III p. 19, 38 and pl.1.15.

From the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1992.


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    ID A19:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21mm; 5.72g; 12h) 3rd issue, January 1st to March (?) 240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VIR-TV-S AVG Bearded Mars – not Virtus! - helmeted, in military dress, standing front, head left, holding branch in right and spear in left hand; shield rests against right foot.

C. 383; RIC IV, III p. 19, 39 and pl. 1.15.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1970.


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    ID A20:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.00g; 1h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP CAES GORDIANVS PIVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVG Concordia seated left on throne, holding patera and double cornucopiae. Rare.

New legend on obvers: The adoption of the cognomen PIVS is probably to be regarded as a tribute to the memory of Gordian I and II – perhaps on the anniversary of their proclamation as Emperors. The M ANT would be omitted to shorten the title.” RIC p.21,*.

C. 53; RIC IV, III p. 21, 52.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1980.


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    ID A21:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.15g; 6h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP CAES GORDIANVS PIVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVG II Liberalitas standing front, head left, holding abacus in right hand and double cornucopiae in left. Rare.

C. 133; RIC IV, III p. 21, 53.

From the stock of Bernardi Trieste 1968.


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    ID A22:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 5.11g; 6h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP CAES GORDIANVS PIVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Gordian, togate, veiled, standing front, head left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over altar, wand in left hand. Rare.

C. 212; RIC IV, III p. 21, 54.

From the Rosche coll. 1994.


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    ID A23:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 20-23mm; 4.31g; 12h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP CAES GORDIANVS PIVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ROMAE AETERNAE Roma, helmeted, in military dress, seated left on shield, holding Victory and scepter. Rare.

C. 313; RIC IV, III p. 21, 55.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A24:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.23g; 2h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. AEQVITAS AVG Aequitas standing front, head left, holding scales and cornucopiae.

C. 25; RIC IV, III p. 22, 63 and pl. 1.19.

The FELIX of obverse legend celebrates the repression of a rising in Africa early in A.D. 240.” RIC p.22,*:

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A25:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 3.99g; 2h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVG Concordia seated left on throne, holding patera and double cornucopiae. Very rare.

C. 52; RIC IV, III p. 22, 64.

From the Rosche coll. 1994.


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    ID A26:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.11g; 7h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. CONCORDIA MILIT Concordia seated left on throne, holding patera and double cornucopiae.

C. 62; RIC IV, III p. 23, 65.

From the stock of Maison Platt Paris 1964.


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    ID A27:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.34g; 6h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVG III Liberalitas standing front, head left, holding abacus in right hand and double cornucopiae in left.

C. 142var; RIC IV, III p. 23, 67 and pl. 2.1.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1972.


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    ID A28:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.52g; 11h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Gordian, togate, veiled, standing front, head left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over altar, wand in left hand.

C. 216; RIC IV, III p. 23, 68.

From the stock of G. Hirsch Munich 1963.


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    ID A29:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.17g; 6h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P III COS P P Gordian, togate, veiled, standing front, head left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over altar, wand in left hand.

C. 226; RIC IV, III p. 23, 69 and pl. 2.2.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A30:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 20-23mm; 4.14g; 6h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ROMAE AETERNAE Roma, helmeted, in military dress, seated left on shield, holding Victory in right and scepter in left hand.

C. 314; RIC IV, III p. 23, 70.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A31:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 3.61g; 12h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. [IMP] GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VIR-TV-S AVG Bearded Mars – not Virtus! - helmeted, in military dress, standing front, head left, holding branch in right and spear in left hand; shield rests against right foot.

C. 388; RIC IV, III p. 23, 71.

Ex H.H. Kricheldorf list 84, Stuttgart Oct 1966, 97.


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    ID A32:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-20mm; 3.14g; 12h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. [IMP] GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P – M TR P – III COS P P Gordian on horse pacing left, raising right hand and holding spear. Rare.

C. 234; RIC IV, III p. 24, 81 and pl. 2.4.

Ex Münchner Münzhandlung K. Kress 139 Munich 19 Jun 1967, 1537 (lot of 2).


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    ID A33:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.84g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. AETER-NITATI AVG Sol standing front, head left, raising right hand and holding globe.

C. 41; RIC IV, III p. 24, 83 and pl. 2.5.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A34:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 3.94g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st AD 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. IOVI - STATORI Jupiter standing front, head right, holding long scepter in right and thunderbolt in left hand.

C. 109; RIC IV, III p. 25, 84.

From the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1978.


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    ID A35:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.17g; 7h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. IOVIS – STATOR Jupiter standing front, head right, holding long scepter and thunderbolt. Rare.

C. 115; RIC IV, III p. 25, 85 and pl. 2.8.

From the stock of Bankhaus Leu Zurich 1979.


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    ID A36:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.38g; 6h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LAETITI-A AVG N Laetitia standing left, holding wreath in right hand and anchor in left.

C.121; RIC IV, III p. 25, 86 and pl. 2.9.

Ex G. Hirsch XXI, Munich 1962, 500.


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    ID A37:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.43g; 6h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right; slightly bearded. Rev. LAETITIA AVG N Laetitia standing left, holding wreath in right hand and anchor in left.

C.121; RIC IV, III p. 25, 86 and pl. 2.9.


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    ID A38:

Gordian III. AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 3.91g; 6h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P IIII COS II P P Apollo, bare to waist, seated left, holding branch and resting left elbow on lyre.

C. 250; RIC IV, III p. 25, 88 and pl. 2.12.

From the stock of Dietrich Zurich 1986.


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    ID A39:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.88g; 1h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P V COS II P P Apollo, bare to waist, seated left, holding branch in right hand and resting left elbow on lyre.

C. 261; RIC IV, III p. 25, 89.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1966.


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    ID A40:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 5.37g; 7h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M T-R P VI COS II P P Apollo, bare to waist, seated left, holding branch in right hand and resting left elbow on lyre. Rare.

Curiously enough, the portrait on this coin appears to be that of a young Gordian III and is rather more youthful than others from this issue. Could it have come from an obsolete master die?

C. 272; RIC IV, III p. 25, 90.

From the stock of E. Beckenbauer Munich 1967.


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    ID A41:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 3.94g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P IIII COS II P P Gordian, in military dress, standing right, holding transverse spear in right hand and globe in left.

C. 253; RIC IV, III p. 25, 92 and pl. 2.13.


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    ID A42:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.75g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243.. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P V COS II P P Gordian, in military dress, standing right, holding transverse spear in right and globe in left hand.

C. 266; RIC IV, III p. 25, 93.

From the stock of Beckenbauer Munich 1967.


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    ID A43:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 23-24mm; 4.32g; 7h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P VI COS II P P Gordian, in military dress, standing right, holding transverse spear in right and globe in left hand.

C. 276; RIC IV, III p. 25, 94 and pl. 2.15.

From the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1975.


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    ID A44:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 3.97g; 8h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGVSTI Hercules, naked, standing right, resting right hand on hip and resting left on club set on rock; lion-skin beside club.

C. 404; RIC IV, III p. 25, 95 and pl. 3.1.

Ex Lanz list 27, 3785 (Provenance not checked)


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    ID A45:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 20-22mm; 3.49g; 2h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. AETER-N-ITATI AVG Sol standing front, head left, raising right hand and holding globe in left. Rare.

C. 39; RIC IV, III p. 26, 111.

From the Gaettens coll., Heidelberg 1961.


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    ID A46:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 20-21mm; 3.37g; 6h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. IOVIS – STATOR Jupiter standing front, head right, holding long scepter in right hand and thunderbolt in left. Rare.

C. 113; RIC IV, III p. 26, 112.

Ex Münchner Münzhandlung, K. Kress 139 Munich 19 Jun 1967, 1535 (Lot of 2).


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    ID A47:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-21mm; 2.76g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LAETITIA AVG N Laetitia standing left, holding wreath in right hand and anchor in left. Rare.

C. 120; RIC IV, III p. 26, 113.

From the stock of Brugger Zug 2002.


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    ID A48:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-21mm; 2.86g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LAETIA (sic) AVG N Laetitia standing left, holding wreath in right hand and anchor in left. Rare.

It often occurs that an ancient engraver will mistakenly omit duplicated letters (ti...ti).

C. 120; mt 11, 2008 p.150 and pl. 10 (this coin illustrated); RIC IV, III p. 26, 113var.

Ex Beckenbauer list III/1972, Munich Oct 1972, 160;


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    ID A49:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 21-22mm; 2.98g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR - P III COS II P P Apollo, bare to waist, seated left, holding branch in right hand and resting left elbow on lyre.

C. 238; RIC IV, III p. 27, 114 and pl. 2.11.

From the stock of Beckenbauer Munich 1967.


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    ID A50:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-20mm; 2.90g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P III COS II P P Gordian, in military dress, standing right, holding transverse spear and globe. Rare.

C. 243; RIC IV, III p. 27, 115.

From the stock of E. Bourgey Paris 1961.


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    ID A51:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-22mm; 2.63g; 12h) 4th issue, January 1st 241 – end of July 243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGVSTI Hercules, naked, standing right, resting right hand on hip and resting left on club set on rock; lion-skin beside club. Rare.

C. 403; RIC IV, III p. 27, 116.

Ex Münchner Münzhandlung, K. Kress 139 Munich 19 Jun 1967, 1535 (Lot of 2).


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    ID A52:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-20mm; 2.87g; 12h) special issue for marriage, summer 241. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. DIANA LVCIFERA Diana standing right, holding lighted torch with both hands.

C. 69; RIC IV, III p. 28, 127 and pl. 2.6.

Ex G. Hirsch XXXVIII Munich Apr 1964, 3381.


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    ID A53:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-20mm; 3.50g; 6h) special issue for marriage, summer 241. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PIETAS AVGVSTI Pietas, veiled, standing front, head left, raising both hands. Rare.

C. 186; RIC IV, III p. 28, 129 and pl. 2.17.

Ex Münchner Münzhandlung, K. Kress 117 Munich 26 Jan 1961, 671a.


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    ID A54:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-21mm; 3.06g; 5h) special issue for marriage, summer 241. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. SECVRITAS PVBLICA Securitas seated left, holding scepter and propping head on left hand. Rare.

C. 340; RIC IV, III p. 28, 130 and pl. 2.19.

From the Gaettens coll. Heidelberg 1961.


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    ID A55:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-20mm; 2.88g; 12h) special issue for marriage, summer 241. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev.VENVS V-ICTRIX Venus standing left, holding helmet in right hand, scepter in left and leaning on shield. Rare.

C. 347; RIC IV, III p. 28, 131 and pl. 2.20.

Ex Münchner Münzhandlung, K. Kress 118 Munich 22 Jun 1961, 1033.


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    ID A56:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.16g; 1h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FELIC-IT TEMP Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus in right and cornucopiae in left.

C. 71; RIC IV, III p. 30, 140.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1984.


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    ID A57:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.35g; 2h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FELICITAS TEMPORVM Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus in right and cornucopiae in left hand.

C. 81; RIC IV, III p. 30, 142.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1973.


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    ID A58:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22mm; 4.41g; 12h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FORT REDVX Fortuna seated left, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left; under seat, wheel.

C. 97; RIC IV, III p. 31, 143.

From the stock of Brugger Zug 1993.


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    ID A59:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 3.24g; 6h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FORTV REDVX Fortuna seated left, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left; under seat, wheel.

The reverse inscription is unusual because words rarely end in vowels unless they are complete: as Fortuna, but not Fortu. The curious ending may also reflect current vernacular spoken language.

C. 97var (FORT REDVX); mt 11, 2008 p.152 and pl.11 (this coin illustrated); RIC IV, III p. 31, 143var (FORT REDVX).

From the Weder coll. 1973.


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    ID A60:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.80g; 11h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FORTVNA REDVX Fortuna seated left, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left; under seat, wheel.

C. 98var; RIC IV, III p. 31, 144 and pl. 3.3.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A61:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 3.70g; 7h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. MARS PROPVG Mars hastening right, holding transverse spear in right and shield in left hand.

C. 155; RIC IV, III p. 31, 145 and pl. 3.4.

From the Perron coll. 1960.


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    ID A62:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 5.19g; 6h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. MAR-S P-ROPVG Mars standing (sic) to right, holding transverse spear in right and shield in left hand.

C. 155; RIC IV, III p. 31, 145var (Mars hastening).

From the stock of Brugger Zug 1993.


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    ID A63:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.89g; 6h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. MARS PR-OPVGNAT Mars hastening right, holding transverse spear in right and shield in left hand. Rare.

C. 156; RIC IV, III p. 31, 146.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A64:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 3.38g; 1h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. MARTEM PROPVGNATOREM Mars hastening right, holding transverse spear in right and shield in left hand.

C. 160; RIC IV, III p. 31, 147.

From the stock of E. Beckenbauer Munich 1967.


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    ID A65:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 5.32g; 6h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P-ROVID - AVG Providentia standing left, holding wand in right hand, and scepter in left; right to right leg, globe.

C. 296; RIC IV, III p. 31, 148.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A66:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.72g; 12h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PROVIDE-N-TIA AVG Providentia standing left, holding wand over globe in right hand and scepter in left.

C. 299; RIC IV, III p. 31, 150.

From the stock of Brugger Zug 1993.


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    ID A67:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 3.77g; 6h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVG Providentia standing left, holding wand over globe in right hand and scepter in left. Different spacing.

C. 299; RIC IV, III p. 31, 150.

From the Rosche coll. 1994.


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    ID A68:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 3.22g; 6h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. SECVRIT PERP Securitas standing left, legs crossed, holding scepter in right hand and resting left arm on column.

C. 327; RIC IV, III p. 31, 151.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1980.


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    ID A69:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.08g; 12h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. SECVRITAS PERPETVA Securitas standing left, legs crossed, holding scepter in right hand and resting left arm on column.

C. 336; RIC IV, III p. 31, 153 and pl. 3.6.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1964.


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    ID A70:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 3.96g; 12h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VICTOR AETER Victory standing left, leaning on shield and holding palm; under shield, captive.

C. 348; RIC IV, III p. 31, 154 and pl. 3.7.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1964.


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    ID A71:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.35g; 11h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VICTORIA AETERNA Victory standing left, leaning on shield and holding palm; under shield, captive.

C. 353; RIC IV, III p. 31, 156.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1972.


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    ID A72:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.08g; 7h) 5th issue, early autumn 243 – summer 244.IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P VII COS II P P Mars hastening right, holding transverse spear in right and shield in left hand.

C. 280; RIC IV, III p. 32, 167A.


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    ID A73:

Gordian III AD. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.24g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Providentia (small) standing front, head left, holding globe in right hand and transverse scepter in left. Rare.

C. 196; RIC IV, III p. 33, 172.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A74:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.36g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 239-240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIAN (ligate)VS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Providentia (tall) standing left, holding globe in right hand and scepter in left. Rare.

C. 196; RIC IV, III p. 33, 172.

Ex G. Hirsch XXIX, Munich 12-14 Dec 1961, 674; mt 11, 2008 p.150 and pl. 7 (this coin illustrated).


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    ID A75:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.53g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 2nd or 3rd issue AD 239-240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P – II COS P P Libertas standing left, holding pileus in right hand and transverse scepter in left. Rare.

This Antoninian is most probably minted in Antioch and belongs to the group, describe in RIC p.18 and * as 'scarce and irregular issues'. 'These coins do not belong to the body of Antoniniani that circulated in mass. Some may be of the mint of Antioch, others may be ancient forgeries.'

C. - cf. 204; RIC IV, III p. 18, 33.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A76:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-24mm; 4.28g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 239-240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIAN (ligate)VS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. AE-QVI-TAS AVG Aequitas standing left, holding scales in right and cornucopiae in left hand.

Portrait has the typical style of early Antioch mint.

C. 17; RIC IV, III p. 34, 177a (Antioch).

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970; mt 11, 2008 p.150 and pl. 6 (this coin illustrated).


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    ID A77:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.27g; 11h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FIDE-S MILITVM Fides standing left, holding standard in right and cornucopiae in left hand. Rare.

C. 90; RIC IV, III p. 34, 183a.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A78:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.46g; 12h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FIDES MILITVM Fides standing left, holding standard in right hand and scepter in left hand. Rare.

C. 86var; RIC IV, III p. 34, 183var (cornucopiae).


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    ID A79:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninian (AR; 21-26mm; 4.74g; 12h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, AD 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVG Libertas (sic) standing left, holding pileus in right and transverse scepter in left hand.

C. 126; RIC IV, III p. 34, 187a.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1963.


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    ID A80:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 20-21mm; 5.16g; 5h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PAX A-V-GVSTI Pax standing front, head left, holding branch up in right hand and transverse scepter in left.

C. 173corr; RIC IV, III p. 35, 189a.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A81:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.51g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PAX - AVGVSTI Pax standing front, head left, holding branch up in right hand and transverse scepter in left.

C. 173var; RIC IV, III p. 35, 189a.


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    ID A82:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.53g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PAX A-VGVSTI Pax standing front, head left, holding branch up in right hand and transverse scepter in left. Different spacing.

C. 173var; RIC IV, III p. 35, 189a.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1966.


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    ID A83:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-24mm; 4.23g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. [IMP] CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA [AV]G Providentia standing left, holding corn-ears over altar and cornucopiae in left hand. Rare.

C. 307; RIC IV, III p. 35, 197.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.


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    ID A84:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.54g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. [IMP] CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVG Providentia standing left, holding corn-ears over modius and cornucopiae in left hand. Rare.

C. 307var (not modius but altar); RIC IV, III p. 35, 198.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.


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    ID A85:

Gordian III AD. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.18g; 7h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 238-239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ROM-AE - AETERNAE Roma, helmeted, in military dress, seated left on shield, holding Victory in right hand and spear in left.

C. 200; RIC IV, III p. 35, 200.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.


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    ID A86:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.86g; 7h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FIDES MILITVM Fides standing left, holding in each hand standard. Rare.

C. 92; RIC IV, III p. 37, 209 and pl. 3.12.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A87:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.59g; 8h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. FORTVNA REDVX Fortuna seated left, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left; under seat, wheel.

C. 98; RIC IV, III p. 37, 210.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1971.


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    ID A88:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 23-24mm; 4.12g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. MARTI – P-ACIFERO Mars running left, holding branch in right hand, spear reversed, and shield in left. Rare.

C. 162; RIC IV, III p. 37, 212 and pl. 3.13.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A89:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 23-24mm; 4.29g; 2h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. [IMP] GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ORIE-N-S [AV]G Sol standing left, raising right hand and holding globe in left hand.

C. 167; RIC IV, III p. 37, 213 and pl. 3.14.

From the stock of Blaser-Frey Freiburg i.Br. 1968.


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    ID A90:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 20-23mm; 4.37g; 12h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. IMP GORDI[AN]VS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PAX – AVGVSTI Pax running left, holding branch in right and scepter in left hand. Rare.

C. 179; RIC IV, III p. 37, 214.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1964.


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    ID A91:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.69g; 12h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. SAECVLI F-ELICITAS Gordian standing right, holding spear in right and globe in left hand.

C. 319; RIC IV, III p. 37, 216 and pl. 3.16.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A92:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.25g; 12h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VICTORI-A AVG Victoria running right, holding wreath in right hand and palm over left shoulder. Rare.

C. 362; RIC IV, III p. 37, 217.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.


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    ID A93:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninian (AR; 22-24mm; 5.68g; 6h) certainly Eastern, and Antioch most probably, 242-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGVSTI Victoria running right, holding wreath in right hand and palm over left shoulder. Rare.

C. 375; RIC IV, III p. 37, 218.


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