RPC VII.2, 3003

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3003
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Pupienus and Balbinus
Person (obv.) Balbinus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Δ ΚΑΙΛ ΒΑΛΒƐΙΝΟΝ ϹƐΒ, Π Π
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠ, Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design emperor, radiate, in military dress, riding on galloping horse r., with r. hand spearing lion running r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 23.44 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Specimens 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1961,0301.416
2     L: 1925,1001.20 Tarsus hoard 78
3     P: 1382 SNG 1630
4     B: 18274150, 1859/19804
5     G SNG 2328
6     A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 1385
7     Düsseldorf: 3539 Ziegler 746
8     Ayvagediği hoard 19
9     ✸ Bertolami Fine Arts 5, 14 May 2012, lot 670 = Gadoury, 1 Dec. 2012, lot 340 = CNG MBS 70, 21 Sept. 2005, lot 580 = SNG Levante Supp. 280
10     CNG EA 290, 7 Nov. 2012, lot 272
11     Missere 611
12     Private coll.