RPC VII.1, 15


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Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 15
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Ares standing right, holding spear and shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 7, 12
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 7.1/1–2, 5, 16/1, 17/1, 18/2, 20.1/1–5, 20.2/6.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 517 SNG 840
2 2     CGT coll.
3 3     C. Rhodes coll.