RPC VII.2, 1400

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1400
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 ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design Sarapis standing l., raising arm, holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.25 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B. Michaux coll.
2     Schulten, 19 Mar. 1986, lot 544