RPC VII.2, 3469

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3469
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Singara
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus) ; Tranquillina (Augusta)
Dating AD 243–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΑΒ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛΙΝΑ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate and cuirassed, r., seen from rear, and Tranquillina, diademed and draped bust, l.
Reverse inscription ΑΥΡ ϹƐΠ ΚΟΛ ϹΙΝΓΑΡΑ
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted Tyche, seated l., on rock, holding ears of corn, with centaur l. above her; below, river god swimming l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 24.51 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18275073, Löbb.
2     Grün 64, 20 Nov. 2014, lot 2234
3     Hirsch 149, 19 Feb. 1986, lot 476 = Hirsch 146, 12 June 1985, lot 539
4     Hirsch 155, 23 Sept. 1987, lot 812
5     Rauch 68, 5 Nov. 2001, lot 638
6     ✸ Roma Numismatics 4, 30 Sept. 2012, lot 2482 = Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 4, 5 Dec. 2011, lot 362