RPC VII.1, 88


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 88
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Miletopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΕΙΛΗΤΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing left, holding cantharus and thyrsus; at his feet, panther
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 2, 7
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 87.2/2–4, 109/1–3 (Germe), 127/1–2 (Germe), 128/1–2 (Germe), 129/1 (Germe), 130/1–3 (Germe), 131.1/1–14 (Germe), 131.2/15 (Germe), 137.1/1–5 (Germe), 141.2/11–18, 24 (Germe).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18280115, I-B
2 2     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
3 3     C. Rhodes coll.