RPC VII.2, 1435

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1435
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus) ; Tranquillina (Augusta)
Magistrate Prosius Tertullianus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ ϹƐ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus (et) Sabinia Tranquillina
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., seen from rear, and Tranquillina, diademed and draped, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΤΕΡΤΥΛΛΙΑΝΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design Asclepius standing facing, head l., holding serpent staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 13.31 g
Axis 7
Reference AMNG 1179
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: L 1260
2     B: 18275797, 1915/111
3     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
4     Kress 151, 23 Nov. 1970, lot 188
5     Pfeiffer 718, 30 = Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 35, 6 Sept. 2015, lot 350
6     Schulten, 27 Mar. 1990, lot 881
7     Solidus EA 12, 17 Feb. 2017, lot 220