RPC VII.2, 1447

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1447
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 ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of Sarapis standing l., raising arm, holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 1, 7
Reference AMNG 1191
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18276289, Löbb. AMNG 1191/1
2 2     ✸ O
3 3     C. Rhodes coll.
4 4     Cast in BBAW
5 5     Pfeiffer 728
6 6     Pfeiffer 728, 20