RPC VII.1, 528


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 528
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Aelius Demonikos, son of Prothous (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 design cult statue of Artemis Leukophryene standing facing between two eagles on small podium next to Dionysus standing l., holding patera and thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6
Reference Schultz 393
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 361.2/5 (Ephesus), 362.1/1–13 (Ephesus), 362.2/1 (Ephesus), 464/1–3 (Nysa), 467/1–5 (Nysa), 515/1, 541/1, 604A/1 (Antioch ad Maeandrum).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Gotha
2 2     B
3 3     L: 1894,0706.45
4 4     C. Rhodes coll. = Hirsch 187, 1995, lot 1539 = Hirsch 343, 26 Sept. 2018, lot 2769