RPC VII.2, 1333

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1333
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 Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., seen from front, and Sarapis, draped, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΜΗΝΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design Apollo standing facing, head r., grasping a tree, around which a serpent coils, and holding his r. arm over his head; to l., cloak on stone
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.95 g
Axis 1, 2, 6, 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 11

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O: Milne
2     Sofia: 3214 NAIM 1390
3     C. Rhodes coll.
4     CGT coll.
5     CNG 41, 19 Mar. 1997, lot 1350
6     CNG EA 260, 20 July 2011, lot 373 = Münzzentrum Rheinland 143, 16 Apr. 2008, lot 301
7     Lanz 58, 21 Nov. 1991, lot 794
8     Münzzentrum Rheinland 184, 16 May 2018, lot 269
9     ✸ Pecunem Solidus 22, 21 Sept. 2014, lot 108
10     Pfeiffer 670, 11 = Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4155
11     Roma Numismatics 4, 30 Sept. 2012, lot 2428 = Münzzentrym Rheinland 119, 14 Jan. 2004, lot 136