RPC VII.1, 121.1

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 121.1
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
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΡΙϹΤΟΝƐΙ ΓƐΡΜΗΝ
Reverse design Apollo standing facing, holding plectrum and lyre, between Artemis huntress and Asclepius holding serpent-staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 11.25 g
Axis 6
Reference Ehling 231, 233
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 104.2/2–3, 105/1–3, 106/1–2, 107.1/1–2, 7, 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, 122/1–3, 123/1, 124/1, 125/1–3, 126/1. 1–4: same rev. die as 121.2/5, 150/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 358 SNG 1003 = Robert, Villes, pl. V, 7
2     Winterthur GrMW II, 2535
3     O: New College
4     Cahn Nov. 1930, lot 1903