RPC VII.2, 1381


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1381
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 design Hygieia standing l., feeding serpent from patera
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.78 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die as 1380/1, 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     CGT coll.
2     ✸ Pfeiffer 687, 10