RPC VII.1, 280

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 280
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Cyme
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ΦΟΥΡ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ Ϲ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΥΜΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing l., brandishing spear and holding aegis
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 4.94 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 14
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 5–14: same pair of dies. 1–3, 5–14: same obv. die as 279/1–10, 294/1–10 (Myrina), 315.1/71–8 (Smyrna). 1–4: same rev. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Mu SNG 552
2     ✸ L: 1893,1005.21 BMC 148
3     B: Löbb
4     ex Imhoof coll., rev. cast in Winterthur
5     Cop SNG 152
6     V: GR 16818
7     C McClean 7930
8     O
9     Wendt-Numismatica XIX, 1977, lot 561 (Hollschek III)
10     B: Löbb
11     B: 803/1877
12     P: 237
13     L: 1841,B.2657 BMC 147
14     Malloy 10, 1977, lot 340