RPC VII.2, 1380


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1380
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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, right, seen from rear, and Sarapis, draped, left
Reverse design Hygieia standing left, feeding serpent from patera
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 1381/1–2, 1423/1–5.
Note The lack of the value mark E is due to the fact that the reverse die was also used for the 26 mm module.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Hristov and Jekov, Marcianopolis,