RPC VII.2, 1437

 

Image of specimen #20

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1437
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(Β) ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛƐΙΝΑ
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 ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩ(Ν), Ε
Reverse design Athena standing l., holding shield resting on ground and spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.69 g
Axis 1, 2, 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 1176–7
Specimens 46
Note On the rev., sometimes, ΝΩ for ΩΝ.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1921,0213.28
2     P: 683/RF 2143
3     B: 18275790, 1903/803
4     B: 18275788, Löbb. AMNG 1176/1
5     NY: 1944.100.15316
6     NY: 1997.32.228
7     NY: 1944.100.84244
8     O: Milne
9     V: GR 7977
10     Ankara: 39-18/18-93 Sammlungen Türkei 39
11     BBAW: 78 Naumann 47, 9 Oct. 2016, lot 228
12     Budapest SNG 270
13     Freiburg: 11443
14     Sofia: 577 NAIM 1451
15     Sofia: 8677 NAIM 1452
16     Sofia: 2124 NAIM 1453
17     Sofia: 2955 NAIM 1454
18     Sofia: 9141 NAIM 1455
19     Bertolami EA 31, 5 Oct. 2015, lot 538 = Lanz 123, 30 May 2005, lot 760
20     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
21     Cast in BBAW
22     Cast in BBAW
23     Cast in BBAW
24     Cast in BBAW (Bucarest)
25     CGT coll.
26     CGT coll.
27     CGT coll.
28     CGT coll.
29     CGT coll.
30     CGT coll.
31     CNG EA 163, 25 Apr. 2007, lot 136
32     CNG EA 165, 30 May 2007, lot 126
33     CNG EA 176, 14 Nov. 2007, lot 202
34     CNG EA 367, 27 Jan. 2016, lot 327
35     Gorny & Mosch 126, 14 Oct. 2003, lot 1625 = Lanz 114, 26 May 2003, lot 608
36     Gorny & Mosch EA 251, 15 Oct. 2017, lot 4623 = Gorny & Mosch 241, 10 Oct. 2016, lot 1745
37     Hirsch 284, 26 Sept. 2012, lot 2988
38     Marciniak 7, 9 Feb. 2019, lot 2134 = Marciniak 6, 6 Oct. 2018, lot 3232
39     Münzzentrum Rheinland 184, 16 May 2018, lot 278
40     Naville Numismatics 42, 22 July 2018, lot 109
41     Pfeiffer 715
42     Pfeiffer 716
43     Pfeiffer 717
44     Rauch EA 16, 13 Dec. 2014, lot 5128
45     Savoca EA 31 Silver, 10 Mar. 2019, lot 246
46     VAuctions 252, 16 Sept. 2010, lot 31