RPC VII.1, 89


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 89
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Miletopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΤΙϹΤΗϹ ΜΕΙΛΗΤΟ(Ϲ)
Reverse design Miletos standing left, right foot on prow, holding shield and lance
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.43069
2 2     Kneihtel, cast in Berlin, Griechisches Münzwerk
3 3     B: 18280116, 1914/617
4 4     Forum Ancient Coins, Members' Gallery (added 7 Oct. 2006)
5 5     C. Rhodes coll. = Olympus Numismatik 1, 17 Feb. 2023, lot 571