RPC VII.2, 1405

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1405
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 ΑΝΤWΝΙΟⳞ 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 Tyche seated l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.19 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Sofia: 5618 NAIM 1440
2     B. Michaux coll.
3     ✸ C. Rhodes coll. = Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4187
4     Elsen 64, 2 Dec. 2000, lot 728
5     Hirsch 271, 17 Feb. 2011, lot 2517
6     Kölner Münkabinett 80, 5 Nov. 2003, lot 365
7     Pfeiffer 697, 20
8     Schulten, 11 Apr. 1988, lot 808