RPC VII.1, 569.1

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 569.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Miletus
Reign Pupienus and Balbinus
Person (obv.) Pupienus (Augustus) ; Balbinus (Augustus) ; Gordian III (Caesar)
Magistrate Sekoundos (archiprytan)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΚΛ ΠΟΥΠΙΗΝΟⳞ Κ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΚΑΙⳞΑΡ Κ ΑΥΤ Κ ΚΑΙ ΒΑΛΒΕΙΝΟⳞ
Obverse design confronted busts of Pupienus, laureate and draped, r., and Balbinus, laureate and draped, l.; between, bare-headed, draped bust of Gordian III Caesar, l.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΡΧ ϹƐΚΟΥΝΔ ΜΙΛΗϹΙΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of Apollo Didymeus, holding stag and bow; at his feet, lighted altar; on either side of the temple, athlete carrying torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 25.47 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 568/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1925
2     Naumann 78, 2 June 2019, lot 514