RPC VII.1, 420

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 420
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Alliance with Alexandria
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝ(Τ) ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΦƐϹΙΩΝ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡƐΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding figure of Sarapis and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.35 g
Axis 6
Reference Franke & Nollé 387–90, 395–400; Karwiese 920–1
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 986 Wa 1643
2     ✸ L: 1889,0904.12 BMC 426
3     V: GR 17262
4     Hollschek coll.
5     Cop SNG 551
6     PRF coll.
7     L
8     NY: 1974.226.73
9     V: GR 34591
10     O
11     Rauch Summer Auction, 19 Sept. 2011, lot 908
12     Tire: 2007-469 SNG 184
13     LB coll. = SNRIS 09a, 5
14     Yale: 2004.6.200 PRF coll.