RPC IV.2, 1260 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1260 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Iulia Gordus
Reign Uncertain
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': The Antonines
Dating c. 138-192
Obverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ ϹVΝΚΛΗΤΟϹ
Obverse design draped bust of the Senate (youthful), r.
Reverse inscription ΙΟVΛ(ΙƐΩΝ) ΓΟΡΔΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design (nude) Dionysus standing, l., holding cantharus (over panther) and long (filleted) thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.36 g
Axis 5, 6, 7
Reference BMC 6–9, Cop 155–6
Specimens 38

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 6
2     L: BMC 7, pl. X.2
3     L: BMC 8
4     ✸ L: BMC 9, reverse without panther but thyrsus with fillets
5     L: 1994-9-15-161, Gilbertson Bequest, under 'Juliopolis in Bithynia', with additional reverse legend variation: ΙΟVΛ ΓΟ[Ρ]Δ{ΗΝΩ}Ν
6     Weber 6816, reverse without panther but thyrsus with fillets
7     Lindgren III, 470
8     Cop: 155
9     Cop: 156, reverse without panther but thyrsus with fillets
10     Mu: 8a SNG 185; Franke coll. = Titania, 6, 2007
11     Mu SNG 186
12     P: 379 Wa 4972
13     P: 381
14     B: B-I
15     B: (Fox)
16     B: I-B
17     B: (Löbb)
18     B: Graf Prokesch-Osten, reverse without panther but thyrsus with fillets
19     B: ex coll. Dannenberg, reverse without panther but thyrsus with fillets
20     NY: 1944.100.48937
21     O
22     V: GR 19403
23     V: GR 32345
24     V: GR 34319
25     vA 2980
26     Yale: ex PRF
27     Lanz 106 (26/11/2001), 146, pl. 6
28     V-ON Leypold I, no. 942
29     SNG Tatış I, no. 558
30     SNG Tatış I, no. 557, with additional reverse legend variation: ΙΟVΛ ΓΟΡΔΗΝΩΝ
31     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 3759
32     Savoca Numismatik Blue 1 (23/09/2017), 766
33     CNG Electronic Auction 145 (09/08/2006), 206
34     G. Hirsch 204 (05/05/1999), 438
35     van der Dussen 23 (06/04/1995), 338, illustrated
36     Private coll. CGT = CNG Electronic Auction 226 (27/01/2010), 417, ex coll. J.-P. Righetti 7336
37     Private coll. CGT, reverse legend with ΙΟV[Λ] ΓΟΡΔΗΝΩΝ only
38     Manisa: 15166 Önder 94