RPC VII.1, 113


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 113
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Ael Aristoneikos (strategos)
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 design Apollo standing with Artemis huntress in biga drawn by griffin and stag, r.; Apollo holding lyre and plectrum
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 18.77 g
Axis 12
Reference Ehling 220
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 112.2/3–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Galerie 1, 1970, lot 65
2     CNA 14, 1991, lot 381
3     Brno H.-D. Schultz, ‘Germe und Mytilene’, Moravske Numismaticke Zpravy 14 (1977), pp. 9–13
4     Harvard: 1983.56.148
5     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
6     Side Side excavations: Atlan, Side kazıları 15a