RPC VII.1, 135

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 135
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate M Aur Naevianus (first archon for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΤΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟ (sic)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΝΑΙΒΙΑΝΟΥ ΓƐΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus seated, l., holding eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 7.34 g
Axis 6
Reference Ehling 266
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 136/1, 139.2/4–9, 140/1, 141.1/1–9. 1–2: same rev. die as 129/1, 137.1/1.
Note On the rev., the last two Νs are retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Zurich: 896/14
2     ✸ B: 18262377, I-B LS p. 70, no. 5