RPC VII.1, 626


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 626
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ΦΡΟ ϹΑΒΙ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ Ϲ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΦΡΟΔƐΙϹΙƐΩΝ
Reverse design cult statue of Aphrodite of Aphrodisias r. between seated priestess and fountain (?); crescent and star on either side of her headdress
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 13.05 g
Axis 6
Reference MacDonald 190
Specimens 4
Die-links 2–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 627/1–2. 1: same rev. die as 623/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     MacD coll.
2     B: I-B
3     ✸ V: GR 36011
4     CGT coll. = Pecunem 39, 3 Jan. 2016, lot 607