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cn type 4761

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Anchialos 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
238-244 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑVΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑVΓ
Design
Radiate bust of Gordian III, right, wearing cuirass and paludamentum.
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Reverse
Legend
ΟVΛΠΙΑΝWΝ ΑΓΧΙΑΛΕWΝ
Design
Nude athlete standing facing, head right, crowning himself, holding palm branch in left arm.
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Persons
Sitter
Gordian III. 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
5 unit 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
Max: 27 mm / Min: 26 mm
Public Commentary
RPC VII.2, 1114.
Citation
Strack and Münzer, Die antiken Münzen Nord-Griechenlands. 2. Die Münzen der Thraker und der Städte Abdera, Ainos, Anchialos 1. Halbbd., Berlin 1912 p. 276, nr. 630-1, pl. VIII, pic. 11 
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values II 2. Thrace (from Abdera to Pautalia), Bourgas 2005 p. 60, nr. 655 
Literature
Web Reference: https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/7.2/1114  
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cn type 4761, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/4761 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/22]
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