RPC VII.2, 1398

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1398
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, Ε
Reverse design Sarapis seated l., extending arm over Cerberus, and holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 13.87 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     CGT coll.
2     ✸ Roma Numismatics EA 78, 17 Dec. 2020, lot 901 = Gorny & Mosch 64, 11 Oct. 1993, lot 685