RPC VII.1, 723

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 723
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Lysias
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, drapery on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΛΥϹΙΑΔƐΩΝ
Reverse design Gordian III on horseback riding r., r. hand raised
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 9.43 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference vA Phrygien II, 678–85
Specimens 14
Die-links 1–6: same pair of dies. 8–9: same pair of dies. 1–9: same obv. die as 711/1 (Bruzus), 722.4/33–9.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     trade, cast in Düsseldorf = vA Phrygien II, 678
2     L BMC 4 = vA Phrygien II, 679
3     V: GR 19928 vA Phrygien II, 680
4     P: 1647 vA Phrygien II, 681
5     Cop SNG 617 = vA Phrygien II, 682
6     Righetti coll. = Schulten Apr. 1988, lot 888
7     B vA Phrygien II, 685
8     Baldwin's vA Phrygien II, 683
9     B vA Phrygien II, 684
10     V-ON SNG Leypold II, 1687
11     ✸ CNG EA 162, 11 Apr. 2007, lot 184
12     C. Rhodes coll.
13     C. Rhodes coll.
14     C. Rhodes coll.