RPC VII.2, 2968


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2968
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Pupienus and Balbinus
Person (obv.) Pupienus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚƐϹ Μ ΚΛΟΔ ΠΟΥΠΗΝΟϹ (sic) ϹƐΒ, Π Π
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟ, Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design Hygieia standing r., feeding serpent from patera, facing Asclepius standing l., holding serpent staff; between them, Telesphorus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 24.90 g
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Künker 143, 6 Oct. 2008, lot 631
2     MMAG FPL 204, Oct. 1960, lot 58
3     Münzzentrum 100, 8 Sept. 1999, lot 227
4     Stack's Bowers and Ponterio, 12 Jan. 2017, lot 5214