RPC VII.2, 2968

 

Image of specimen #1

 

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 ΚΕϹ Μ ΚΛΟΔ ΠΟΥΠΗΝΟϹ (sic) ϹΕΒ, Π Π
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Clodius Pupienus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟ, Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design Hygieia standing right, feeding serpent from patera, facing Asclepius standing left, holding serpent staff; between them, Telesphorus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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