RPC VII.2, 3329

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3329
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Issue Year Δ = 4
Dating AD 241
Obverse inscription ϹΑΒΙΝΙΑ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛΙΝΑ ΑΥ
Nominative Sabinia Tranquillina Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ(Α) Β Ν(Ɛ), ƐΤ Δ
Reverse design view of Mount Argaeus; to l., pellet
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Ganschow 910c–d; Bland 1991a, 59–60
Specimens 10 (0 in the core collections)
Note Rev. legend reads ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ Β Ν (Ganschow 910c; Bland 1991a, 59) or ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹΑ Β ΝƐ (Ganschow 910d; Bland 1991a, 58/7).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     CNG 94, 18 Sept. 2013, lot 903 = Ganschow 910d
2 2     Emporium Hamburg 84, 2 Mar. 2019, lot 282 = Ganschow 910d
3 3     Gorny & Mosch 232, 5 Oct. 2015, lot 338 = Ganschow 910d
4 4     Henseler 1425 = Gorny & Mosch 219, 10 Mar. 2014, lot 334 = Ganschow 910d
5 5     Künker 248, 14 Mar. 2014, lot 7569 = Ganschow 910d
6 6     Münzzentrum Rheinland 168, 27 Dec. 2013, lot 320 = Ganschow 910d
7 7     ✸ NAC 78, 26 May 2014, lot 2376 = Ganschow 910d
8 8     NFA 6, 1979, lot 839 = Leu 13, 1975, lot 477 = Bland 1991a, 59.1
9 9     Pegasi 29, 6 Nov. 2013, lot 316 = Ganschow 910d
10 10     Roma Numismatics EA 61, 22 Aug. 2019, lot 537 = Ganschow 910d