RPC VII.2, 1395

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1395
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
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 Nike standing facing, head l., holding wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.60 g
Axis 1, 2, 7
Reference AMNG 1143
Specimens 11

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18277143, 1904/10d
2     C: 569-2005
3     B. Michaux coll.
4     C. Rhodes coll.
5     Cast in BBAW
6     Cast in BBAW = AMNG 1143/1, pl. XVI, 8, rev.
7     CNG EA 384, 12 Oct. 2016, lot 414
8     Emporium 15, 25 Apr. 1989, lot 8
9     Gorny & Mosch 241, 10 Oct. 2016, lot 1742
10     Müller 68, 20 Sept. 1991, lot 205
11     Pfeiffer 679