RPC VII.2, 1396

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1396
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 front, and Sarapis, draped, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΜΗΝΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤ, Ε
Reverse design Nike standing l., holding wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 13.79 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG 1141
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18276996, Löbb.
2     ✸ Cop SNG 256
3     C. Rhodes coll.
4     CGT coll.
5     CNG EA 276, 21 Mar. 2012, lot 256
6     Heritage NYINC Signature Sale 3045, 12 Jan. 2016, lot 32200
7     Künker 30, 30 Sept. 1991, lot 796 = Schulten, 15 Oct. 1990, lot 927
8     Pfeiffer 679, 11