RPC VII.1, 72


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 72
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Hadrianeia
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Quintus Phanias Themison (archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Homonoia seated, left, holding patera and cornucopia, crowned by Nike, facing Hermes standing right, holding purse and caduceus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 43 mm
Axis 6
Reference von Fritze 485
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 71/1–2, 99/1 (Germe), 100/1 (Germe), 110/1–2 (Germe), 111/1 (Germe). 1: same rev. die as 71/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 644 SNG 1054 = von Fritze 485.1, pl. VIII, 12