RPC VII.1, 259


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 259
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Tiberiopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΙΒƐΡΙΟΠΟΛ[ΙΤΩΝ]
Reverse design cult statue of Artemis Ephesia standing facing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.46 g
Axis 6
Reference vA Phrygien II, 1317
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 260/1–2, 677/1–2 (Accilaeum).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C SNG Lewis 1576 = vA Phrygien II, 1317
2     ✸ CGT coll. = CNG EA 395, 12 Apr. 2017, lot 288
3     B. Michaux coll. = Savoca 32 Blue, 24 May 2020, lot 1018