RPC VII.1, 623

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 623
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΦΡΟΔƐΙϹΙƐΩΝ
Reverse design cult statue of Aphrodite of Aphrodisias r. between seated priestess and fountain (?); crescent and star on either side of her headdress
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 13.08 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference MacDonald 187
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same rev. die as 626/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 291
2     ✸ C. Rhodes coll. = MacD coll. = Malloy 23, 1987, lot 285
3     Plankenhorn coll.
4     C. Rhodes coll.