RPC VII.2, 2588

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2588
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pamphylia
City Side
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ϹΙΔΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design Athena advancing left, holding pomegranate and shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference Watson 760
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3, 5: same obv. die as 2590/1, 2652/1 (Lyrbe), 2654/1–2 (Lyrbe), 2656/1–6 (Lyrbe), 2657/1–3 (Lyrbe), 2671/1 (Casae), 2672/1–3 (Casae).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 18846
2 2     A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 745
3 3     A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 746
4 4     Antalya: 1136 Büyükyörük, Antalya 101
5 5     CGT coll. = Savoca 29 Blue, 22 Feb. 2020, lot 904