RPC VII.1, 295

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 295
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Phocaea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur. Eutyches II (strategos for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΤΡ ΑΥΡ ƐΥΤΥΧΟΥϹ Β ΤΟ Β ΦΩΚΑΙƐΩΝ
Reverse design griffin advancing r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 41 mm
Average weight 29.29 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 296/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Boston: 1974.142 Schulman NY, 6 June 1969, lot 1576 (Mabbott) = Schulman June 1924, lot 195
2     B: I-B GM 341
3     V: GR 31043
4     Portugal, Troia excavations