RPC VII.1, 54

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 54
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Adramyteum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Apolinarios (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡ ΑΠΟΛΙΝΑΡΙΟΥ ΑΔΡΑΜΥΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus standing l., holding eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.06 g
Axis 6
Reference von Fritze 177; Barth 254
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 53/3, 55.1/1. 1–2: same rev. die as 63/1–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 21 = von Fritze 177.1 = Barth 254.a
2     Verona: 70354 SNG 1425 = von Fritze 177.2 = Barth 254.b