RPC VII.1, 237.1

 

Image of specimen #21

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 237.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
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 front
Reverse inscription ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus Lydios standing l., holding eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.16 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 12
Die-links 1–6: same pair of dies. 1–8: same obv. die as 235.1/1, 236.1/1–2, 238.1/1–4. 1–6: same rev. die as 235A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: Löbb
2     G Hunter 28 = SNG 1981
3     B: I-B
4     P: 1302
5     Lausanne: 1201
6     Amsterdam: ex Leiden 165/150
7     L: 1895,0508.44 BMC 182
8     V: GR 19590
20     Tire: 90-5177 SNG 485
21     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
22     Leeds-UL: 813
23     Freiburg: 11934