RPC VII.2, 1431

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1431
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Prosius Tertullianus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΤΕΡΤΥΛΛΙΑΝΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Gordian standing l., holding spear and parazonium; behind him, Nike standing l., placing wreath on Gordian's head, holding palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 22.15 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 1100; Calomino, Die-sharing G2a/M2
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 1433/1–3, 1677/1–2 (Tomis). 1: same rev. die as 1432/3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Sofia NAIM 1363 ?= AMNG 1100/1 (Plovdiv) = cast in BBAW