RPC VII.1, 64.1

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 64.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Adramyteum
Reign Gordian III
Magistrate L Iul Apollinarios (strategos and son of an asiarch)
Obverse inscription ΑΔΡΑΜΥΤΗΝΩΝ
Obverse design bust of Athena wearing aegis, l.
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡ Λ ΙΟΥ ΑΠΟΛΙΝΑΡΙΟΥ ΥΟΥ ΑϹΙΑΡΧΟΥ
Reverse design Homonoia standing l., holding patera and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.71 g
Axis 12
Reference von Fritze 90; Barth 137
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 62/1, 63/1–5, 64.2/4, 8, 64.3/5, 7. 1–2: same rev. die as 55.1/1.
Note Rev. legend reads ϹΤΡ Λ ΙΟΥ ΑΠΟΛΙΝΑΡΙΟΥ and not ϹΤΡΑ ΙΟΥ ΑΠΟΛΙΝΑΡΙΟΥ
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ F. Jarman coll. = Lanz 56, 1991, lot 158 = Barth 137.c
2     O: Godwyn von Fritze 90.1 = Barth 137.a
3     St Petersburg von Fritze 90.2 = Barth 137.b