RPC VII.2, 2459


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2459
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Selge
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ ΜΑ 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 ϹΕΛΓΕΩΝ
Reverse design Aphrodite standing left, head right; at feet, Eros
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 6, 11
Reference Watson 720
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1971,0905.4
2 2     C. Rhodes coll.
3 3     Gorny & Mosch 126, 14 Oct. 2003, lot 2008