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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., seen from rear, and Sarapis, draped, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΜΗΝΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Hygieia standing l., feeding serpent from patera
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 13.40 g
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 Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Hristov and Jekov, Marcianopolis, 6.37.21.1