RPC VII.1, 619

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 619
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐ (all Ns are retrograde)
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, with aegis on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΑΦΡΟΔƐΙϹΙƐΩΝ
Reverse design emperor on horseback galloping r. over two fallen foes
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 21.56 g
Axis 7
Reference MacDonald 182, R421
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 620/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     SNG vA 2465
2     ✸ P: 294 Wa 2218
3     Kovacs 12, 1995, lot 190 = Hirsch 343, 26 Sept. 2018, lot 2772