RPC VII.2, 3431

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3431
Province Osroene
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Issue Colonial coinage
Dating AD 242–4
Obverse inscription ΦΟΥΡ ϹΑΒΙΝΑ ΤΡΑΝΚ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ ΚΟΛ ƐΔƐϹϹΗΝⲰΝ
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted bust of Tyche, l.; in front, Marsyas (?) standing r., on short column, carrying wineskin over shoulder, and altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 15.64 g
Axis 4, 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Babelon 91
Specimens 22

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: G.2906 BMC 133
2     L: 1844,0425.1154 BMC 134
3     ✸ L: G.2907 BMC 135
4     P: 2131
5     P: 2132
6     B: 18274978, I-B
7     B: 18274977, 1846/5624
8     B: 18274980, Knobelsdorff
9     B: 18274973, Löbb.
10     C McClean 9555
11     Cop SNG 222
12     G SNG 2570
13     NY: 1974.226.205
14     NY: 1938.104.135 Bellinger, Hoards 8–9, no. 72
15     O: New College
16     V: GR 22831
17     V: GR 22832
18     Leeds-UL: 403
19     CGT coll.
20     CGT coll.
21     CNG EA 169, 25 July 2007, lot 136
22     Grün 51, 19 May 2009, lot 57