A.K.Collection: Coin ID H05 from Lot no. 1080

   

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninian, irregular (AR; 22-24mm; 5.71g; 6h) IMP CAES M ANT GORDIAN (ligate)VS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVG Victory advancing left, holding wreath in right hand and palm in left.

Very special is the shape of the letter R and the AN in ligate.

cf. C. 357; mt 11, 2008 p. 150 and pl. 5 (this coin illustrated); cf. RIC IV, III p. 35, 202 (Antioch).

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.

 

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