RPC VII.1, 575


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 575
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing cult statue of Samian Hera between two peacocks; beside temple, shrub in pot
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 574.1/11–15, 576/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1974.226.78 Schulman NY, 6 June 1969, lot 1663 (Mabbott)
2 2     ✸ P: 3459