RPC VII.1, 272


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Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 272
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Cyme
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Fl Menophantos (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse design Tyche seated, l., holding small statue of Nike and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 25.39 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 271/1–3, 286/1–6 (Magnesia ad Sipylum), 287/1–2 (Magnesia ad Sipylum), 297.1/1–2 (Phocaea), 297.2/3–4 (Phocaea), 310/1–8 (Smyrna), 339/1 (Temnus), 341/1–4 (Temnus), 342/1–3 (Temnus).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 233 Wa 1305
2     P: Chandon 1681