RPC VII.1, 29.1

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 29.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Magistrate Lepidus (strategos)
Obverse inscription Φ ϹΑΒ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑΝ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡ ΛƐΠΙΔΟΥ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝƐΟ
Reverse design Artemis advancing r., drawing arrow from quiver at shoulder and holding bow; at her feet, dog running, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 8.04 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 30/1. 1–3: same rev. die as 34A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Cop SNG 136
2     V-ON SNG Leypold I, 358 = Rauch May 1973, lot 114
3     ✸ L: 1975,0411.107
4     B. Michaux coll. = Savoca 136th blue auction, 25 June 2022, lot 568