RPC VII.1, 261

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 261
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Tiberiopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Magistrate Aur Pontikos (archon)
Obverse inscription ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑΤ (sic)
Nominative Tranquillina Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΡΧ ΠΟΝΤΙΚΟΥ ΤΙΒƐΡƐΙΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ (sic)
Reverse design Zeus standing l., holding eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.25 g
Axis 6
Reference vA Phrygien II, 1318–23
Specimens 8 (4 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–6: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 2179 vA Phrygien II, 1318
2     P: 2180 vA Phrygien II, 1319
3     V: GR 36242 Egger XLVI, 1914, lot 1870 (Prowe III) = vA Phrygien II, 1320
4     V-Universität J. Scholz, ‘Griechische Münzen aus meiner Sammlung (1)’, NZ 33 (1901), p. 46, no. 94 = vA Phrygien II, 1321
5     M&M AG 41, 1971, lot 485 = vA Phrygien II, 1322
6     B KM p. 301, no. 7 = vA Phrygien II, 1323
7     CNG EA 374, 11 May 2016, lot 387 = Pecunem 39, 3 Jan. 2016, lot 686 = Rauch 97, 14 Apr. 2015, lot 338
8     N&N London EA 10, 26 Nov. 2022, lot 295