RPC VII.2, 2521


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2521
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pamphylia
City Aspendus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Issue Series 1, with nominative
Dating AD 238–41
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΑϹΠΕΝΔΙΩΝ
Reverse design river god Eurymedon reclining left, resting on overturned water urn; to right, reed
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Watson 582
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Harvard: 2005.50
2 2     B. Michaux coll.
3 3     ✸ CNG 41, 19 Mar. 1997, lot 1426
4 4     SNG vA 4594