RPC VII.2, 3000


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3000
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Pupienus and Balbinus
Person (obv.) Balbinus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚƐϹ ΚƐΛ ΒΑΛΒƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ, Π Π
Nominative Imperator Caesar Caelius Balbinus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΩϹ Α Μ Κ Β Γ
Reverse design Athena seated on shield, l., holding Nike (standing r., holding wreath and palm) and spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 240
2 2     Mu
3 3     Mu
4 4     CGT coll. = Zeus Budget 9, 20 June 2020, lot 501