RPC VII.1, 123

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 123
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 Ϲ ΑΙΛ ΑΡΙϹΤΟ[ΝƐΙΚ]ΟΥ ΓƐΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding cantharus and thyrsus; at his feet, panther
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 10.51 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Ehling 236
Specimens 3
Die-links 1: 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, 121.1/1–4, 122/1–3, 124/1, 125/1–3, 126/1. 1: same rev. die as 107.1/1–2, 156/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Wendt-Numismatica XVII, 1977, lot 320 (Hollschek II)
2     ✸ CGT coll.
3     CGT coll.