RPC VII.1, 195

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 195
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Thyatira
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Alliance with Smyrna
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΥΑΤ Κ ϹΜΥΡ ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ
Reverse design Athena standing l., holding spindle, spear and shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 6.99 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Franke & Nollé 2314–17
Specimens 8
Die-links 1–5: same pair of dies. 1–5: same obv. die as 189/1–11, 190/1, 193/1–6, 194/1–11.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1897,0104.552 BMC 153
2     L: 1859,1219.213 BMC 154
3     P: 2749
4     coll. V.
5     V: GR 19648
6     Naumann 49, 8 Jan. 2017, lot 453
7     C. Rhodes coll.
8     C. Rhodes coll.