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cn type 5242

Edition
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Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 238-244 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑVΓΟ
Design
Radiate bust of Gordian III, left, wearing cuirass and paludamentum, holding spear and shield.
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Reverse
Legend
ЄΠ Μ ΑVΡ ΔΙΟΝVϹΙΟV Τ Β Κ Π ΑΛЄΖΑΝΔΡΑϹ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Design
Laureate and togate emperor (Gordian) standing in quadriga, right, holding reins in right hand and eagle-sceptre in left hand.
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Persons
Magistrate
Marcus Aurelius Dionysios 🔍
Magistrate
P. Alexandra 🔍
Sitter
Gordian III. 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
Medallion 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Average Weight
30.72 g (1x)
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 115, nr. 1797, pl. 106 
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values II 2. Thrace (from Abdera to Pautalia), Bourgas 2005 p. 179, nr. 1964 
Literature
Web Reference: https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/7.2/637  
editions
cn.byzantium.1_ed.534 🔍
Cite this record:
cn type 5242, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/5242 [Last downloaded: 2024/03/03]
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