A.K.Collection: Coin ID L08 from Lot no. 1150

   

Alexandria Gordian III AD 238-244. Tetradrachm (AE; 22mm; 12.53g; 12h) 240/241. A K Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC EVC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right; seen from front. Rev. Zeus, laureate, seated left; holding patera in right hand and resting on scepter in left; at his feet, eagle left, looking back; in left field, L Δ (= year 4).

Alexandria p. 38 and p. 125, 22 (this coin illustrated); BMC p. 241, 1857var (legend); Dattari-Savio 10285; Geissen p. 234, 2653.

Ex list H.H. Kricheldorf 83, Stuttgart Jul/Aug 1966, 173.

 

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