RPC VII.1, 330

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 330
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Pollianos (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑϹΙΑ ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ ϹΜΥΡΝΑ ƐΠ Ϲ ΠΩΛΛΙΑΝΟΥ
Reverse design Tyche of Asia and Amazon Smyrna standing facing each other; Tyche holding spear and pouring content of patera on lighted altar; Amazon holding temple, double axe, pelta and chlamys
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 23.46 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Klose, Smyrna LXXXXIV 1; Franke-Nollé 2235–48
Specimens 16

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: Fox
2     C McClean 8330
3     ✸ P: 2739A
4     Cop SNG 1429
5     L: 1893,0604.50
6     Mu: 432
7     C: Leake 7499
8     V: GR 17865
9     C McClean 8331
10     L: 1979,0101.1806 SNG vA 2250
11     B: 18226049, I-B
12     B: Löbb.
13     G Hunter 290 = SNG 1612
14     Rome: 80339
15     Lindgren III, 398
16     V: GR 19650