RPC VII.1, 73

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 73
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Hadrianeia
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Q Fanias Themison (archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass, aegis and spear resting on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Κ ΦΑ ΘƐΜΙϹΩΝΟϹ ΑΔΡΙΑΝƐΩΝ
Reverse design Hermes standing l., holding purse and caduceus, between two trees under which recline two river gods
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 23.64 g
Axis 5
Reference von Fritze —
Specimens 3
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 133/1 (Germe).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Winterthur: G 6615
2     Peus 366, 29 Oct. 2000, lot 596 (M. Burstein coll.)
3     C. Rhodes coll.