RPC VII.1, 523


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 523
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Demeas (grammateus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΓΡ ΔΗΜƐΟΥ ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design Sarapis standing l., rising r. arm and holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Schultz 434
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 517/1–3, 543/1. 1–2: same rev. die as 543/1, 549/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1841,B.2848 BMC 85
2 2     Mu SNG 647