A.K.Collection: Coin ID L01 from Lot no. 1150

   

Alexandria Gordian III as Caesar AD 238. Tetradrachm (AE; 21-22mm; 10.80g; 12h) 238. Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC KAICA Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right, seen from back. Rev. Zeus seated left, holding patera in right hand and rests on scepter in left; at his feet, eagle left, looking back; in left field, L A (= year 1). Rare.

Alexandria; p. 37 and p. 124 pl.15 (this coin illustrated); BMC -; Dattari 4697bis; Geissen -.

From the stock of Rigö, Konstanz 1964.

 

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