RPC VII.1, 111A


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 111A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Aelius Aristonikos (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription [ ] ΑΙΛ ΑΡΙϹΤΟΝΕΙΚΟΥ ΓΕΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles seated left on stool covered with lion skin, crowned by Tyche standing behind him holding cornucopia; to left, Apollo standing right holding plectrum and lyre next to Artemis drawing arrow from quiver
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 45 mm
Axis 6
Reference Ehling —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Aiello coll. = CNG EA 326, 7 May 2014, lot 282 = Auctiones EA 50, 11 Sept. 2016, lot 118 (heavily cleaned)