E-Auction 39 Aftersale Lot 79

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E-Auction 39 Aftersale Lot 79

MOESIA INFERIOR. Dionysopolis. Gordian III. A.D. 238-244. Æ pentassarion. 9.8 gm. 25.5 mm. Confronted busts of Gordian III to right, laureate, draped, and cuirassed, and Serapis to left, wearing kalathos and draped; AVT K M ANTΩNIOC [ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝ]ΟC AVΓ / Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos and long filleted thyrsos; panther at his feet to left, head turned back to face Dionysos; E in right field (denomination mark); ΔΙΟΝΥCO-ΠΟΛΕΙΤΩN. AMNG I/1 391. Varbanov 543. RPC Online 28678. Very Fine; attractive glossy green patina.


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