RPC VII.2, 1401

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1401
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
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 standing l., raising arm, holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.26 g
Axis 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 12
Reference AMNG 1126
Specimens 41
Note Inscriptions are sometimes without ligatures (ΑΥΓ and ΩΝ).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1958,0304.139
2     L: 1975,0411.20
3     P: 1966.453
4     B: 18276925, Löbb.
5     ✸ B: 18276923, Löbb. AMNG 1126/2
6     Mu SNG 371 = AMNG 1126/3
7     Mu SNG 372
8     NY: 1997.32.67
9     Ankara: 123-60/56-91 Sammlungen Türkei 35
10     BBAW: 71 CNG EA 372, 6 Apr. 2016, lot 251
11     Gotha: 1./Co3074
12     Sofia: 2501 NAIM 1429
13     Sofia: 9013 NAIM 1430
14     Sofia: 6389 NAIM 1431
15     Sofia: 1146 NAIM 1432
16     Sofia: 4425 NAIM 1433
17     Warsaw: 84890
18     C. Rhodes coll.
19     C. Rhodes coll.
20     C. Rhodes coll.
21     C. Rhodes coll.
22     C. Rhodes coll. = CNG EA 323, 26 Mar. 2014, lot 201
23     Cast in BBAW (Sarajevo)
24     CGT coll.
25     CGT coll.
26     CGT coll.
27     CNG EA 165, 30 May 2007, lot 125
28     CNG EA 172, 5 Sept. 2007, lot 80
29     CNG EA 353, 17 June 2015, lot 262
30     Emporium Hamburg 79, 16 Nov. 2017, lot 402
31     Gorny & Mosch 196, 7 Mar. 2011, lot 1996
32     Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4181
33     Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4182
34     iNumis MBS 29, 2 June 2015, lot 407
35     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 11, 29 Dec. 2013, lot 379
36     Pfeiffer 665
37     Pfeiffer 665, 10
38     Pfeiffer 665, 15 = Naumann 51, 5 Mar. 2017, lot 242
39     Pfeiffer 665, 20 = Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4183
40     Savoca Blue 4, 29 Dec. 2017, lot 653
41     Solidus Autumn 36, 25 Nov. 2018, lot 127