RPC VII.1, 125

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 125
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 ΑΙΛ ΑΡΙϹΤΟΝƐΙΚΟΥ ΓƐΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles wrestling with Nemean lion, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 11.50 g
Axis 6
Reference Ehling 239–40
Specimens 5
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–3: 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, 123/1, 124/1, 126/1. 1–2: same rev. die as 153/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18262368, Löbb
2     Mu
3     M&M AG, list 577, 1994, lot 9
4     CNG 90, 12 May 2012, lot 955 = Peus 366, 29 Oct. 2000, lot 576 (M. Burstein coll.) = Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles 5, 6 Apr. 2000, lot 3665
5     Heritage World Coin Auctions, NYINC Signature Sale 3038, 13 Jan. 2015, lot 33150