RPC VII.2, 2984

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2984
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Pupienus and Balbinus
Person (obv.) Pupienus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Pupienus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΚΛⲰΔ ΠΟΥΠΙΗΝΟΝ ϹƐΒ, Π Π
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Clodius Pupienus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΩϹ Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design Pupienus, laureate, riding on galloping horse r., with r. hand spearing lion running l., head r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 7 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1925,1001.25 Tarsus hoard 85
2 2     B: 18274163, 1895/578
3 3     G SNG 2330
4 4     ✸ NY: 1944.100.54603
5 5     Ayvagediği hoard 20
6 6     Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 4, 5 Dec. 2011, lot 291
7 7     Naumann 63, 4 Mar. 2018, lot 473 (Vogl coll.)