RPC VII.2, 2969


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2969
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 on the l., Athena standing r., holding spear and shield resting on ground; in the centre, Tyche standing l., holding rudder and cornucopia; on the r., Nemesis standing l., plucking chiton, holding bridle and cubit rule, at feet, griffin placing forepaw on wheel
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 22.63 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BNK,G.1104 BMC 247
2     ✸ Solidus, EA 11, 14 Jan. 2017, lot 194