RPC VII.1, 323

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 323
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Magistrate M Aur Tertius (asiarch)
Obverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ ϹΥΝΚΛΗΤΟϹ
Obverse design draped bust of the Senate, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΜΥΡ Γ ΝƐ ƐΠ ΤƐΡΤΙΟΥ ΑϹΙ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding patera and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 6.92 g
Axis 1, 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Klose, Smyrna XVIII 16–20
Specimens 21
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 3–7: same pair of dies. 8–15: same pair of dies. 17–21: same pair of dies. 1–21: same obv. die as 322/1–8, RPC VIII 1001/1–3 (Erythrae), RPC VIII 1002/1–5 (Erythrae), RPC VIII 1022/2, 16, RPC VIII 1082/1–2, 4, 8 (Thyatira). 1–2: same rev. die as 318/1–8, 326/1–8. 3–7: same rev. die as 326/9–14. 8–15: same rev. die as 326/15–17. 16: same rev. die as 326/18–25.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     V.B. coll.
2     P: 2803A
3     A: Keun 1208
4     V-Universität
5     ✸ V: GR 36686
6     G Hunter 177 = SNG 1627
7     Depositum München
8     Mu: 275
9     O: Milne
10     B: Dannenberg
11     O: Milne
12     G Hunter 176 = SNG 1628
13     Boston: 63.2597
14     B: Löbb
15     P: 2804
16     Cop SNG 1318
17     P: 2598
18     NY: 1953.171.761
19     P: 2597
20     V: GR 36888
21     B: I-B