AE21. 5.04g, 21mm
MINTED: PISIDIA, Seleucia, AD 238-244
REF: RPC VII.2, Unassigned ID 74258/1 (this coin); otherwise unpublished.
OBVERSE: ΑΥ Κ Μ [ΑΝT Γ]ΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
REVERSE: ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟϹЄΛЄΥΚЄΩΝ, Selene (?) standing facing, head left, crescent at shoulders, hand to mouth and holding sceptre (?).
Nice light green patina, with some scattered earthen deposits.
An apparently unique coin, unpublished except as listed and pictured in the Roman Provincial Coinage (RPC) online database:
Seleucia in the region of Pisidia in Anatolia was named after and possibly also founded by the Diadoch Seleukos I Nikator (305-281 BC). Under Roman Imperial rule, the city came to be known as Claudio-Seleucia, as indicated by the legends on its provincial coinage, after its restoration by Emperor Claudius.
GORDIAN III . PISIDIA, Seleucia . AE21 . **Apparently Unique; listed in RPC**
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