RPC VII.1, 7.1

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 7.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate P Ael Artemidoros (strategos and asiarch)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑ Π ΑΙΛ ΑΡΤƐΜΙΔΩΡΟΥ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design within wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 5: same pair of dies. 1–2, 5: same obv. die as 15/1–3, 16/1, 17/1, 18/2, 20.1/1–5, 20.2/6. 1, 5: same rev. die as 8/1, 19/1. 2: same rev. die as 19/2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C SNG 4165
2     P: 531 SNG 842 = Wa 762
5     ✸ CNG EA 68, 9 July 2003, lot 147