RPC VII.2, 1331

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1331
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Tullius Menophilus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating AD 238–41
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤWΝΙΟⳞ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., seen from rear, and Sarapis, draped, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΜΗΝΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design Apollo standing l., holding patera and branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.12 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 3
Note On the rev., the value mark E is retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C. Rhodes coll.
2     Pfeiffer 671, 10
3     ✸ Pfeiffer 671, 12 = Grün 59, 15 May 2012, lot 144 = Lanz 58, 21 Nov. 1991, lot 793