RPC VII.2, 1343

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1343
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 Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ 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 Asclepius standing facing, head l., holding serpent staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.56 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG 1148
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18277149, Löbb. AMNG 1148/1
2     C. Rhodes coll.
3     ✸ C. Rhodes coll. = CNG EA 383, 28 Sept. 2016, lot 365
4     CGT coll.
5     CGT coll.
6     Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4161
7     Lanz 82, 24 Nov. 1997, lot 589
8     Pfeiffer 684, 20