RPC VII.2, 1423


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1423
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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Hygieia standing left, feeding serpent from patera
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–5: same rev. die as 1380/1, 1381/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: Milne
2 2     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
3 3     CGT coll.
4 4     Pfeiffer 637
5 5     Pfeiffer 637, 01