RPC VII.1, 299

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 299
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Phocaea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΩΚΑΙƐΩΝ
Reverse design Poseidon standing l., holding dolphin and trident, l. foot on prow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.03 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 14
Die-links 1–5: same pair of dies. 6–12: same pair of dies. 1–12: same obv. die as 274/1–15 (Cyme), 289/1–5 (Magnesia ad Sipylum), 290/1–9, 11–22 (Magnesia ad Sipylum), 343/1–7 (Temnus).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     SNG vA 2148
2     Lindgren I, 527
3     ✸ L: 1961,0301.293
4     L: 1882,0701.1 BMC 158
5     NY: 1944.100.46789
6     V: GR 33940
7     B: 18632
8     Bern: 1498
9     B: Löbb
10     P: 2040
11     Mu SNG 857
12     O: Milne
13     Harvard: 1981.74.503
14     C. Rhodes coll.