RPC VII.2, 1410

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1410
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 Zeus seated l., holding patera over eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.43 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 1123
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18276907, 1915/66
2     ✸ V: GR 38323
3     C. Rhodes coll.
4     Künker 20, 30 Sept. 1991, lot 795 = Müller 66, 28 Sept. 1990, lot 141
5     Pfeiffer 641, 41 = M&M GmbH 16, 19 May 2005, lot 319
6     Pfeiffer 661, 40
7     Solidus EA 12, 17 Feb. 2017, lot 221