RPC VII.2, 1428

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1428
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 laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΜΗΝΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.05 g
Axis 7
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 2
Die-links 2: same rev. die as 1407/1–6.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Numismatica 13, 9 Nov. 1976, lot 659 = Rauch 5, 6 Nov. 1970, lot 346
2     ✸ Pfeiffer 637, 1