RPC VII.2, 3402

 

Image of specimen #13

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3402
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Issue Year Ζ = 7, reduced standard
Dating AD 244
Obverse inscription ϹΑΒ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛΙΝΑ ΑΥ
Nominative Sabinia Tranquillina Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡ(Ο) ΚΑΙ(Ϲ) Β Ν(Ɛ), ƐΤ Ζ
Reverse design six ears of corn tied together
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 6.64 g
Axis 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Ganschow 921b–d; Bland 1996, 198–200; S 618–21
Specimens 50
Note Rev. legend reads either ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙϹ Β ΝƐ (Ganschow 921d; Bland 1996, 198; S 620 corr.), ΜΗΤΡ ΚΑΙ Β ΝƐ (Ganschow 921c; Bland 1996, 199; S 618, 619 corr., 621a), ΜΗΤΡ ΚΑΙ Β Ν (Ganschow 921b; Bland 1996, 200; S 621b), ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙ Β Ν(Ganschow —; Bland 1996, —) or ΜΗΤΡ ΚΑΙϹ Β ΝƐ (Ganschow —; Bland 1996, —).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 350 = Bland 1996, 199.1
2     P: 745 Bland 1996, 198.3
3     P: 744 Wa 6798 = Bland 1996, 199.10
4     P: 746 Wa 6799 = Bland 1996, 199.7
5     B: 18274425, Löbb. Bland 1996, 198.1
6     B: 18274426, I-B Bland 1996, 199.5
7     B: 18274427, 1845/5142 Bland 1996, 199.6
8     G SNG 2286 = Bland 1996, 200.1
9     NY: 1944.100.62501 Bland 1996, 199
10     NY: 1938.131.3 Bland 1996, 199.9
11     O: Godwyn Bland 1996, 198.2
12     V: GR 20206 Bland 1996, 198.5
13     ✸ V: GR 20205 Bland 1996, 199.16
14     Bern: N/82.1808 SNG Righetti 1808 = Ganschow 921c
15     Boston: 67.900 Bland 1996, 199.11
16     Tübingen SNG 4707 = Ganschow 921c
17     Verona SNG 1848 = Ganschow 921c
18     Berk 33, 6 Sept. 1984, lot 283 = Bland 1996, 199.4
19     Berk 65, 26 Feb. 1991, lot 665 = Bland 1996, 199.18
20     CGT coll.
21     Classical Numismatic Review 17/3, 1992, lot 441 = Bland 1996, 199.3
22     CNG 21, 26 June 1992, lot 474 = Bland 1996, 199.15
23     CNG EA 444, 15 May 2019, lot 282 = Ganschow 921c
24     CNG EA 480, 11 Nov. 2020, lot 391 = Ganschow 921c
25     DEMOS 1, 17 Apr. 2021, lot 371
26     eBay High rating low price i31783 (accessed May 2021)
27     Falghera 2223 = Bland 1996, 198.6
28     Falghera 2224 = Bland 1996, 199.17
29     Graf Klenau 27 Oct. 1973, lot 2357 = Hirsch 217, 27 Sept. 2001, lot 2093 = Ganschow 921b
30     Henseler 1435 = Ganschow 921c
31     Henseler 1436 = Jacquier 22, 1989, lot 639 = Ganschow 921d
32     Henseler 1437 = Münzzentrum 135, 2007, lot 1021 = Ganschow 921d
33     Hess 28 Apr. 1936, lot 218 = S p. 131, fig. 99 = Bland 1996, 198.4
34     Hirsch 13 Nov. 1974, lot 301 = Bland 1996, 199.8
35     Hirsch 184, 23 Nov. 1994, lot 879 = Bland 1996, 199.15A
36     Hirsch 214, 15 Feb. 2001, lot 1787 = Ganschow 921b
37     Hirsch 214, 15 Feb. 2001, lot 879 = Ganschow 921b
38     Jacquier 48, 18 Sept. 2020, lot 578 = Ganschow 921c
39     Kölner Münzkabinett EA 3, 25 June 2017, lot 298 = Kölner Münzkabinett EA 4, 1 Jan. 2018, lot 276
40     Künker 257, 10 Oct. 2014, lot 8616 = Ganschow 921c
41     Lindgren I, 1731 = Bland 1996, 199.2
42     Münzzentrum 136, 18 Apr. 2007, lot 213 = Ganschow 921c
43     Münzzentrum 77, 13 Apr. 1994, lot 376 = Bland 1996, 199.11A
44     Naumann 75, 3 Mar. 2019, lot 547
45     Naumann 78, 2 June 2019, lot 667 = Ganschow 921a
46     Ratto, 1 Dec. 1932 (Schwing), lot 698 = Bland 1996, 199.14
47     Roma Numismatics EA 7, 26 Apr. 2014, lot 1028 = Roma Numismatics EA 77, 26 Nov. 2020, lot 902 = Ganschow 921c
48     Savoca EA 39 Silver, 22 Dec. 2019, lot 188 = Ganschow 921b
49     Schenk-Behrens 63, 3 June 1992, lot 597 = Münzzentrum 65, 9 Nov. 1988, lot 281 = Bland 1996, 199.13
50     SNG vA 6534 = Bland 1996, 199.12