RPC VII.1, 308.2

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 308.2
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Cl Rufinus (strategos and sophistes)
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 rear
Reverse inscription ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ Γ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ ΠΡΩΤΩΝ ΑϹΙΑϹ ƐΠ ϹΤΡ ΡΟΥΦΙΝΟΥ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of Roma holding shield and spear; on either side, temple seen in three-quarter view
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 12
Reference Klose, Smyrna LXX 13
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 6: same obv. die as 275/1 (Cyme), 276/1 (Cyme), 304/1–4, 305/1, 308.1/4–5, 7, 309/1–6, 309A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
6     ✸ Rome: 111167