RPC VII.1, 313.1

 

Image of specimen #13

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 313.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Magistrate Cl Rufinus (strategos and sophistes)
Obverse inscription ΦΟΥΡΙΑ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ Γ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ ϹΤΡ ΡΟΥΦΙΝΟΥ ϹΟΦΙ
Reverse design Amazon Smyrna standing l., holding temple, double axe, pelta and chlamys
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 12.86 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Klose, Smyrna LXXI 1–2
Specimens 16
Die-links 1–8: same pair of dies. 9–16: same pair of dies. 1–16: same obv. die as 277/1–6 (Cyme), 278/1–4 (Cyme), 313.2/17, 314/1, 344/1–3 (Temnus).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 2761
2     O: Milne
3     NY: 1951.38.2
4     B: Löbb
5     B: 18226021, I-B
6     L BMC 447
7     B
8     Milan: 7429
9     C
10     Depositum München
11     B: 1291/1878
12     V: GR 17872
13     ✸ L: 1979,0101.1796 SNG vA 8009
14     L: 1844,0425.368 BMC 446
15     B
16     MünzZentrum 66, 1989, lot 403