RPC VII.2, 1376

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1376
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 rear, and Sarapis, draped, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΜΗΝΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design Homonoia standing l., holding patera over altar and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.21 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Budapest: 45A.1922.40 SNG 268
2     Sofia: 2500 NAIM 1418
3     ✸ Agora 21, 25 Nov. 2014, lot 52 = VAuctions 274, 15 Dec. 2011, lot 45
4     B. Michaux coll.
5     CGT coll.
6     CNG EA 50, 9 Oct. 2002, lot 37
7     M&M GmbH 16, 19 May 2005, lot 322
8     NFA 31, 18 Mar. 1993, lot 733
9     Pfeiffer 692, 20