RPC VII.2, 1413

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1413
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 Zeus standing l., holding patera over eagle and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.88 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 5
Note On the obv., sometimes, no ligature.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
2     CGT coll.
3     CNG EA 369, 24 Feb. 2016, lot 362
4     Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4188
5     Pfeiffer 660, 15