RPC VII.1, 191

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 191
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Thyatira
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate T Fab Alfenus Apollinarios (strategos)
Alliance with Smyrna
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠ Τ ΦΑ ΑΛΦ ΑΠΟΛΙΝΑΡΙΟΥ ΘΥΑΤƐΙΡΗΝΩΝ ΚΑΙ ϹΜΥΡΝ ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ
Reverse design confronted turreted and draped busts of Tyche of Thyatira and Amazon Smyrna
Metal Æ
Average diameter 49 mm
Average weight 54.28 g
Axis 12
Reference Franke & Nollé —
Specimens 2
Note Rev. legend reads ƐΠ Τ ΦΑ ΑΛΦ and not ƐΠ Τ ΦΑΒ ΑΛΦ
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1557
2     ✸ CNG Triton XX, 10 Jan. 2017, lot 457 = Numismatica Ars Classica 78, 26 May 2014, lot 1085