RPC VII.1, 21


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 21
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 ΝΕΩΚΟΡ ΚΥΖΙΚΗ
Reverse design galley with five rowers and helmsman, left; on prow, Triton blowing conch and on stern, two standards
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 22/1–2, 23.1/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 521 SNG 844
2 2     L: 1919,0417.155
3 3     B: Fox
4 4     ✸ Venice-MAN cast in Berlin, Griechisches Münzwerk