RPC VII.1, 502

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 502
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Tralles
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΡΑΛΛΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Hermes standing left, holding purse and caduceus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 501/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: HPB,p140.9 BMC 174
2 2     Zurich: 911/394
3 3     P: 1722
4 4     Papillon Numismatic 5, 6 Mar. 2021, lot 418