RPC VII.1, 290

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 290
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Magnesia ad Sipylum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ϹΙΠΥΛΟΥ
Reverse design bull standing, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.04 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Specimens 31
Die-links 1–9: same pair of dies. 11–21: same pair of dies. 1–9, 11–22: same obv. die as 274/1–15 (Cyme), 289/1–5, 299/1–12 (Phocaea), 343/1–7 (Temnus).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Cop SNG 268
2     C SNG Lewis 1430
3     L: 1897,0104.145 BMC 77
4     ✸ V: GR 37379
5     L: 1895,0403.18 BMC 78
6     NY: 1938.127.137
7     V-ON SNG Leypold I, 1044
8     B: I-B
9     Johnston, Sardis, 165
10     Turin Fabretti 4376
11     B: 816/1877
12     Lanz 78, 1996, lot 847
13     L: HPB,p136.3.A BMC 79
14     Basel: 1908.2071
15     V-ON SNG Leypold I, 1043
16     C: Leake
17     B: Löbb
18     P: 700
19     C SNG Lewis 1431
20     Righetti coll.
21     Mu SNG 285
22     O: Milne
23     Gorny & Mosch 200, 10 Oct. 2011, lot 2175
24     Pecunem 38, 6 Dec. 2015, lot 497
25     Naumann 52, 2 Apr. 2017, lot 323
26     VAuctions 324, 23 May 2017, lot 326
27     Manisa: 07428 Önder 131
28     C. Rhodes coll.
29     C. Rhodes coll.
30     C. Rhodes coll.
31     C. Rhodes coll.