RPC VII.2, 1392

 

Image of specimen #12

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1392
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(WΝΙΟⳞ) 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, Ε
Reverse design Nemesis standing l., holding scales and cubit rule; at feet, wheel
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1, 2, 12
Reference AMNG 1154
Specimens 18 (1 in the core collections)
Note On the rev., E is sometimes retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1970.142.10
2     Sofia: 3056 NAIM 1424
3     Agora 62, 1 Nov. 2016, lot 105
4     Agora 64, 24 Jan. 2017, lot 83
5     C. Rhodes coll.
6     C. Rhodes coll.
7     C. Rhodes coll.
8     C. Rhodes coll.
9     CGT coll.
10     CGT coll.
11     CNG EA 385, 26 Oct. 2016, lot 355
12     ✸ CNG EA 422, 13 June 2018, lot 381
13     Gorny & Mosch EA 278, 21 Apr. 2021, lot 3175
14     Münzzentrum Rheinland 145, 3 Sept. 2008, lot 820
15     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 34, 2 Aug. 2015, lot 525
16     Pfeiffer 691
17     Pfeiffer 691, 15
18     Rauch Summer 2008, 15 Sept. 2008, lot 887