RPC VII.1, 625


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 625
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α(Υ) Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse design three nude athletes standing around ballot-urn
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6
Reference MacDonald 189
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 624/1–3. 1–2: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B
2 2     ✸ L: 1885,0606.205 BMC 128
3 3     C. Rhodes coll. = Naumann 73, 6 Jan. 2019, lot 352