RPC VII.1, 293

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 293
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Myrina
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus) ; Tranquillina (Augusta)
Magistrate Q. Furius Apollophanes (strategos)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ Κ ΦΟΥ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ Ϲ
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., and of Tranquillina, diademed and draped, l.
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΤ ΚΟ ΦΟΥΡΙΟΥ ΑΠΟΛΟΦΑΝΟΥ ΜΥΡƐΙΝΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design temple with six columns enclosing statue of Apollo holding patera and laurel branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 40 mm
Average weight 25.74 g
Axis 5, 6
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Mu SNG 596
2     L: 1893,0603.35 BMC 45
3     V-ON SNG Leypold I, 535
4     ✸ P: 396A Wa 7044