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 Quintus Phanias Themison (archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass, aegis and spear resting on left shoulder
Reverse design Hermes standing left, holding purse and caduceus, between two trees under which recline two river gods
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 5
Reference von Fritze —
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 133/1 (Germe).

Specimens of this coin type

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