RPC VII.2, 551


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 551
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Edessa
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Issue Tranquillina
Obverse inscription ϹΑΒΝΙΑ ΤΡΑΝΚΥΛΛΕΙΝΑ
Nominative Sabinia Tranquillina
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, right
Reverse inscription ΕΔΕϹϹΕΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing left, holding sceptre and crowning Roma seated left on shield, holding Nike and parazonium
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 7, 8, 12
Reference Papaefthymiou 2–4
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note The sceptre held by Tyche is sometimes hardly visible or missing.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 18273096, Löbb.
2 2     Freiburg: 11347
3 3     Freiburg: 11348
4 4     SNG Evelpidis 1223