RPC VII.1, 807.4

 

Image of specimen #29

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 807.4
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philomelium
Region Phrygia
City Philomelium
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Cor(nelius?) Alexandros (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝΙ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟ ϹƐ
Obverse design laureate head of Gordian III, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΚΟΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ ΦΙΛΟΜΗΛƐⲰΝ
Reverse design river god Gallos sitting l., holding cornucopia and reed, resting on water urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.76 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 11
Die-links 18–22: same pair of dies. 23–5: same pair of dies. 18–25: same obv. die as 807.1/1–3, 807.2/4–9, 807.3/10–17.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
18     P: 1857
19     C: Leake
20     L: 1844,0425.389.A BMC 28
21     L: 1979,0101.2301 SNG vA 3927
22     Warsaw: 88979
23     B: I-B
24     Boston: 65.530
25     Zurich: 884/34
26     C. Rhodes coll.
29     ✸ Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 32, 24 Oct. 2015, lot 34306
30     C. Rhodes coll.