RPC VII.1, 241

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 241
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Magistrate Iul Sul Hermophilos (first archon)
Obverse inscription ΦΡΟΥ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ ϹΑΒ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΟΥ ƐΡΜΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΑΡΧ ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ [Β] ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design river god Hermos sitting l., holding wreath and resting on water urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 16.85 g
Axis 5
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 224/1–4 (Saitta), 225/1–2 (Saitta), 240/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Boston: 1986.261