RPC VII.2, 2243


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2243
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Lycia
City Myra
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΥΡΕΩΝ
Reverse design cult statue of Eleuthera standing facing, between male deity (Apollo) standing right, holding indistinct attribute (patera?), and Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Reference vA Lykien, 168
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 230 Wa 3128 = vA Lykien, 168