RPC VII.1, 239.3

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 239.3
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, l., seen from rear, holding spear pointing forward and shield against shoulder (decorated with gorgoneion)
Reverse inscription ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 5.78 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 14: same obv. die as 235.2/2, 238.2/5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
14     ✸ V: GR 31983
15     CGT coll. = Savoca 29 Blue, 22 Feb. 2020, lot 810