RPC VII.1, 339

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 339
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Temnus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur Nikostratos II (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΤ ΑΥΡ ΝƐΙΚΟϹΤΡΑΤΟΥ Β ΤΗΜΝƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Cybele seated, l., holding patera and resting arm on tympanum; at her feet, lion
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 21.86 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 271/1–3 (Cyme), 272/1–2 (Cyme), 286/1–6 (Magnesia ad Sipylum), 287/1–2 (Magnesia ad Sipylum), 297.1/1–2 (Phocaea), 297.2/3–4 (Phocaea), 310/1–8 (Smyrna), 341/1–4, 342/1–3. 1: same rev. die as 342/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ G Hunter 8 = SNG 1421