RPC VII.2, 3143

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3143
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Gordian III (Augustus) ; Tranquillina (Augusta)
Issue With Tranquillina
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ, Π Π
Nominative Imperator Caesar Antonius Gordianus Augustus pater patriae
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΩϹ, Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design Tranquillina, diademed and draped, standing r., clasping hands with Gordian III, laureate and togate, standing l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 5, 6, 7, 12
Specimens 15 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BNK,G.1107 BMC 281
2     P: Delepierre 6529 SNG 1649
3     ✸ B: 18274230, Rauch
4     B: 18274227, 1845/4789
5     C McClean 9124
6     G SNG 2341
7     Bern SNG Righetti 1690
8     Ayvagediği hoard 49
9     B. Michaux coll.
10     CNG EA 205, 25 Feb. 2009, lot 292
11     Goldberg 100, 5 Sept. 2017, lot 2207 = Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 7, 20 May 2013, lot 768 = Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 5, 14 May 2012, lot 683 = Gorny & Mosch 130, 8 Mar. 2004, lot 1890 = Gorny & Mosch 125, 13 Oct. 2003, lot 318
12     Roma Numismatics EA 19, 1 Aug. 2015, lot 482
13     Tahberer 1609
14     Ziegler 785
15     Ziegler 786