RPC VII.1, 208


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 208
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Cadi
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Aurelius Kleopator II (first archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of Zeus holding eagle and sceptre, standing in front of lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 4
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 207/1–3, 209/1–4, 210/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B KM p. 248, no. 4
2 2     SNG vA 8390
3 3     ✸ B: Löbb.