MACEDONIA Edessa Gordian III. AD 238-244. Bronze (AE; 23-24mm; 8g; 10.42h) ΑV K M ANT ΓOPΔΙANOC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right, seen from behind. Rev. EΔECCE-ΩN Roma Nikephoros seated left on shield; behind her, a female figure (Edessa ?), turreted, and holding scepter, crowns her.
BMC p. 40, 26var (legend); SNG ANS 264; SNG Cop. 171; SNG Hunter. 647var (legend).
From the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1984.