RPC VII.1, 276

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 276
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Cyme
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur Sympheron II (strategos for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΤ ΑΥ[Ρ] ϹΥΝΦƐΡΟΝΤΟϹ Β ΤΟ Β ΚΥΜΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design young man holding spear standing r. in front of horse
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 27.58 g
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 275/1, 304/1–4 (Smyrna), 305/1 (Smyrna), 308.1/4–5, 7 (Smyrna), 308.2/6 (Smyrna), 309/1–6 (Smyrna), 309A/1 (Smyrna).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Helios Numismatik 5, 25 June 2010, lot 700 = Aufhäuser 4, 1987, lot 403