RPC VII.1, 761.2


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 761.2
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Dorylaeum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ Α
Nominative Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΔΟΡΥΛΑΕΩΝ
Reverse design nude Eros in attitude of Thanatos standing right, resting on torch set on altar (?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 12
Reference vA Phrygien II, 288–9
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 2–3: same pair of dies. 2–3: same obv. die as 761.1/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
2 2     ✸ Cop SNG 363 = vA Phrygien II, 288
3 3     B vA Phrygien II, 289