RPC VII.1, 99

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 99
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate C Aur Apollonides (first archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Γ ΑΥΡ ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΔΟΥ Α ΑΡΧ ΓƐΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design emperor in military dress, holding spear, standing l. crowned by Nike; in front, Tyche holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 44 mm
Axis 5, 12
Reference Ehling 203
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 71/1–2 (Hadrianeia), 72/1 (Hadrianeia), 100/1, 110/1–2, 111/1.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Bern SNG Righetti 716
2 2     ✸ Nomos 23, 30 Nov. 2021, lot 245