RPC VII.2, 1404

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1404
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 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 Triptolemus driving biga of two winged serpents, r., holding reins and raising hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 10.52 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B. Michaux coll.