Province Bithynia-Pontus
City Nicomedia 
Region Bithynia
Reign Gordian III
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΕΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡ
Reverse design lectisternium (?): on line semi-circular object underneath wreath out of which emerge branches; beneath, basis with vase (or lighted altar?), between a female and a male figure standing each in front of a palm

Coin no. 3 of RPC VII.2, 2016

 

Museum Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Florence (Italy)
Inventory no. 35018
Reference Williams, NC 169 (2009), p. 132, no. 115
Diameter 29
Weight 13.21
Axis 12
Note