RPC VII.1, 107.1

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 107.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate C Aur Apollonides (first archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΔΟΥ ΑΡΧ ΓƐΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding cantharus and thyrsus; at his feet, panther
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 10.37 g
Axis 6
Reference Ehling 212
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2, 7: same obv. die as 104.2/2–3, 105/1–3, 106/1–2, 107.2/3–4, 108.2/3–11, 13, 114.1/1, 3–4, 114.2/2, 117/1, 118/1–2, 119/1–5, 120/1–2, 121.1/1–4, 122/1–3, 123/1, 124/1, 125/1–3, 126/1. 1–2: same rev. die as 123/1, 156/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Boston: 64.1341
2     L: 1899,0703.9
7     C. Rhodes coll. = Pecunem 36, 4 Oct. 2015, lot 394