RPC VII.1, 632


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 632
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Gordian III
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ
Obverse design diademed head of the Demos (youthful), r.
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 20 mm
Average weight 5.24 g
Axis 2, 7, 12
Reference MacDonald 134, R349; Martin, Demos, p. 57, Aphrodisias 59
Specimens 5
Die-links 1–5: same pair of dies. 1–5: same obv. die as 633/1.
Note For the attribution to the reign of Gordian III, see Johnston, Aphrodisias

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Cop SNG 108
2     ✸ V: GR 30973
3     Mu SNG 114
4     NY: 1960.170.233
5     MacD coll.