RPC VII.2, 3149


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3149
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Issue With Tranquillina
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ϹΑΒΙΝΕΙΑΝ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛΕΙΝΑΝ ϹΕΒ, Π Π (sic)
Nominative Sabinia Tranquillina Augusta pater patriae (sic)
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, right, on crescent
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ, Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design Tyche seated left, on rock, holding two ears of corn, resting foot on swimming river god
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1460 SNG 1726
2 2     Cop SNG 393
3 3     ✸ NY: 1944.100.55040
4 4     CGT coll.
5 5     Ziegler 788
6 6     Ziegler 789 = Karbach coll.