RPC VII.1, 129

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 129
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 ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΡΙϹΤΟΝƐΙΚ ΓƐΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus seated, l., holding eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.14 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Ehling 250
Specimens 4
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 87.2/2–4 (Miletopolis), 88/1 (Miletopolis), 109/1–3, 127/1–2, 128/1–2, 130/1–2, 131.1/1–14, 131.2/15, 137.1/1–5, 141.2/11–18, 24. 1: same rev. die as 135/1–2, 137.1/1.
Note Zeus holding eagle and not Nike
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     V-ON SNG Leypold I, 321 = Jacquier 16, 1994, lot 338
2     Tire: 89-110 SNG 358
3     ✸ Pecunem 38, 6 Dec. 2015, lot 485
4     C. Rhodes coll. = Gorny & Mosch 241, 10 Oct. 2016, lot 1903