RPC VII.1, 517A


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 517A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Amarantos, son of Moschion (grammateus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ΓΡ ΑΜΑ[ΡΑΝΤΟΥ ΜΑΓΝΗ]ΤΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding long thyrsus and cantharus; behind, Pan standing l., holding pedum
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6
Reference Schultz —-
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 513/1, 514.2/2, 518/1–3, 519/1–3, 521/1, 522/1–2, 524.1/1, 525/1, 531/1–2, 533.1/1–2, 535/1–3, 537/1–2, 540A/1–3, 548/1, 551/3, 552/1–4, 553/1–2.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L classified under the uncertain coins