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cn type 5236

Edition
cn.byzantium.1_ed.531
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 235 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Design
Laureate bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front, wearing cuirass and paludamentum; gorgoneion on breastplate; left hand visible.
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Reverse
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ЄΠ Μ ΑVΡ ΔΙΟΝVϹΙΟV Τ Β Κ Π ΑΛЄΖΑΝΔΡΑϹ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ ΤΟ Β
Design
Agonistic table, surmounted by prize crown with two palm branches between two purses; below, amphora.
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Persons
Magistrate
Marcus Aurelius Dionysios 🔍
Magistrate
P. Alexandra 🔍
Sitter
Gordian III. 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
8 unit 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
Max: 35 mm / Min: 33 mm
Average Weight
19.06 g (2x)
Axes
2 (1x)
Citation
Pick, Die Personen- und Götternamen auf Kaisermünzen von Byzantion 27, 1895 p. 48, nr. 23a 
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 nr. 1802-1803 
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values II 2. Thrace (from Abdera to Pautalia), Bourgas 2005 p. 179, nr. 1963 
Literature
Web Reference: https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/7.2/638  
editions
cn.byzantium.1_ed.531 🔍
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cn type 5236, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/cn.byzantium.1_ed.531 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/23]
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