RPC VII.1, 248

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 248
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Temenothyrae
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Lol(lius) Xenophilos (first archon for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΛΟΛ ΞΕΝΟΦΙΛΟϹ ΑΡΧ Α ΤΟ Β ΤΗΜƐΝΟΘΥΡƐΥϹΙ
Reverse design Athena seated, l., holding Nike on globe and spear; next to her, shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 40 mm
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 249/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: Fox
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.50603
3 3     P: 2119