RPC VII.1, 189

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 189
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Thyatira
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΥΑΤƐΙΡΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Artemis-Selene-Hecate, crescent at shoulders, advancing r., a torch in each hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 7.27 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 14
Die-links 1–11: same pair of dies. 1–11: same obv. die as 190/1, 193/1–6, 194/1–11, 195/1–5. 1–11: same rev. die as 193/1–6.
Note On the rev., the Ν is retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1895,0508.61 BMC 139
2     NY: 1944.100.49514
3     Righetti coll.
4     P: Delepierre 1966.543
5     V-ON SNG Leypold I, 1312
6     Mu SNG 685
7     B: I-B
8     Zurich: 903/19
9     P: 1555 Wa 5378
10     ✸ V: GR 33983
11     J. Hirsch 21, 1908, lot 3400 = cast in Berlin, Griechisches Münzwerk
12     Afyon: 1440
13     Afyon: 5347
14     C. Rhodes coll.