RPC VII.2, 1371

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1371
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(WΝΙΝΟⳞ) 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 Hermes standing l., holding purse and caduceus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.35 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 8
Note On the rev., sometimes, ΝΩ for ΩΝ, or retrograde Ε.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18277147, 1915/106
2     Sofia: 10287 NAIM 1416
3     Vat cast in BBAW
4     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
5     CGT coll.
6     CGT coll.
7     CNG EA 223, 2 Dec. 2009, lot 302 = Helios 1, 17 Apr. 2008, lot 509
8     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 10, 1 Dec. 2013, lot 280