RPC VII.2, 1412

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1412
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 Zeus seated l., holding patera over eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.61 g
Axis 1, 11
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Bern: N/82.231 SNG Righetti 231
2     Kölner Münzkabinett 73, 7 Nov. 2000, lot 376
3     Peus 366, 29 Oct. 2000, lot 331 = Schulten, 11 Apr. 1988, lot 814 = Müller 51, 14 Feb. 1986, lot 172
4     ✸ Pfeiffer 664