RPC VII.1, 56

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 56
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Adramyteum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Cl. Felix (strategos)
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 ƐΠΙ Ϲ ΚΛ ΦΗΛƐΙΚΟϹ ΑΔΡΑΜΥΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter seated, l., holding ears of corn and transverse sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 12
Reference von Fritze —; Barth 256
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 57/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     SNG vA 1061 = Auctiones 5, 1975, lot 111 = Barth 256.a
2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.42412
3     O Milne, NC 15 (1935), p. 199
4     Leu EA 10, 7 Dec. 2019, lot 784