RPC VII.1, 306

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 306
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate C Iul Menekles (strategos)
Obverse inscription Α ΚΑ 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 ϹΜΥΡ Γ ΝƐ ƐΠ ΜƐΝƐΚΛƐΟΥϹ
Reverse design two Nemeses standing facing, the one on the l. with bridle, the one on the r. with cubit; at her feet, wheel
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 6.57 g
Axis 6
Reference Klose, Smyrna LXX 6–7
Specimens 19
Die-links 1–14: same pair of dies. 1–15: same obv. die as 303/1–8, 307/1–11, 311/1–7. 1–14: same rev. die as 316/1–7, 324/1. 15: same rev. die as 316/8–14, 324/2–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Warsaw: 88980
2     B: Rauch
3     Rome: 111132
4     C: Lewis
5     V: GR 17868
6     B: Löbb
7     G Hunter 254 = SNG 1613
8     Cop SNG 1399
9     L: 1914,0905.53
10     O: Milne
11     P: 2746
12     P: 2747
13     G Hunter 255 = SNG 1614
14     ✸ Milan: 7309
15     L: 1915,0603.36
16     P: AA.GR.24806
17     P: AA.GR.24845
18     P: AA.GR.12361
19     C. Rhodes coll.