RPC VII.1, 27.2


Image of specimen #18


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 27.2
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝ(Τ) ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΩ
Reverse design winged caduceus placed on large base
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 18–19: same pair of dies. 18–19: same obv. die as 28.2/4–6. 17–20: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
17 17     B: B-I
18 18     ✸ V: GR 16191
19 19     Mu
20 20     Verona: 70351 SNG 1430 = rev. cast in Berlin, Griechisches Münzwerk