RPC VII.2, 1334

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1334
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 ΑΝΤ(WΝΙΟⳞ) 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 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 11.91 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 1131
Specimens 22

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1898,1005.24
2     B: 18276987, Fox AMNG 1131/1
3     C: 568-2005
4     ✸ C: Leake AMNG 1131/2
5     Mu SNG 373 = AMNG 1131/3
6     NY: 1944.100.15324
7     Sofia: 4426 NAIM 1391
8     Sofia: 5249 NAIM 1392
9     Sofia: 7027 NAIM 1393
10     C. Rhodes coll.
11     C. Rhodes coll.
12     CGT coll.
13     CGT coll.
14     CNG EA 179, 2 Jan. 2008, lot 139
15     CNG EA 279, 16 May 2012, lot 148
16     CNG EA 403, 9 Aug. 2017, lot 366
17     Gorny & Mosch 122, 10 Mar. 2003, lot 1669
18     Künker 270, 2 Oct. 2015, lot 8899 = Hess-Divo eLive 7, 29 May 2014, lot 752
19     Pfeiffer 669, 20
20     Pfeiffer 670
21     Pfeiffer 670, 10
22     Solidus EA 10, 3 Dec. 2016, lot 109