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cn type 7275

Mint
Germe 🔍
Region: Mysia
Date
c. 238-241 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑVΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Design
Laureate bust of Gordian III, right, wearing cuirass and paludamentum.
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Reverse
Legend
ΕΠΙ Γ ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΔΟV ΓΕΡΜΗΝΩ
Design
Dionysus standing facing, wearing short chiton, holding cantharus in right hand over panther seated left and long thyrsus in left arm.
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Persons
Sitter
Gordian III. 🔍
Magistrate
Gaius Aurelius Apollonides 🔍
Metrology
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
28 mm (1x)
Average Weight
13.05 g (1x)
Axes
6 (1x)
Public Commentary
Spoerri liest in der RS-Legende ein Γ statt ein I (wie Ehling).
Citation
Ehling, Die Münzprägung der mysischen Stadt Germe in der römischen Kaiserzeit, Bonn 2001 p. 148-149, nr. 210-211, annot. 241 n. Chr. 
Spoerri Butcher et al., RPC VII 1: Roman provincial coinage. Vol. VII 1: De Gordien Ier à Gordien III (238-244 après J.-C.). Province d'Asie, London : Paris 2006 nr. 106 
Literature
Web Reference: https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/7.1/106  
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cn type 7275, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/7275 [Last downloaded: 2024/06/15]
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