RPC VII.2, 1347

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1347
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 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 Athena standing l., holding patera and spear; at feet, shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.48 g
Axis 1
Reference AMNG 1138
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 695 AMNG 1138/1
2     B. Michaux coll.
3     C. Rhodes coll.
4     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 276, 19 April 2021, lot 299 = Rauch 83, 14 Nov. 2008, lot 349
5     Pfeiffer 676, 10