MACEDONIA Thessalonica Gordian III. AD 238-244 Bronze (AE; 24-25mm; 11.71g; 1h) AVT K M AN ΓO[PΔ]ΙANOC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ΘΕCCAΛ-ONIKEΩN NEΩ/KOPΩN Agonistic table in perspective; on top, prize urn with palm, apples and purse (?); above and below table, ΠΥΘΙ/A. Extremely rare.
AMNG -; BMC -; Mionnet 1 p. 503, 398var (laureate); SNG ANS -; SNG Cop. -; SNG Hunter. -.
From the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1984.