RPC VII.2, 667

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 667
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Orestes, Iphigenia, and Pylades: to l., Orestes, standing facing, head r., holding patera; in the middle, Iphigenia, standing l., holding statue of Artemis; to r., Pylades standing l.; on side and below, three river gods, reclining, holding reeds
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 13.40 g
Axis 7, 8
Reference Jurukova, Hadrianopolis
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1905,1014.9
2     B. Michaux coll. = Naumann 100, 7 March 2021, lot 1125