RPC VII.2, 2362

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2362
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Lycia
City Olympus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ΜΑΡ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΟΛΥΜΠΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Hephaestus seated right, on rock, in front of anvil, brandishing hammer and holding shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 1, 2, 11
Reference vA Lykien, 188–9
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 2374/2 (Trebenna), 2377/2 (Trebenna). 2–3: same obv. die as 2363/1, 2374/1 (Trebenna), 2377/3 (Trebenna).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1979,0101.2352 SNG vA 4377 = vA Lykien, 189
2 2     ✸ B: 18273069, I-B MG p. 326, no. 10 = vA Lykien, 188
3 3     H. I. coll. = N&N London EA 20, 29 July 2023, lot 479
4 4     B. Michaux coll. = N&N London 44, 11 Feb. 2024, lot 1143 (part)