RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 27898)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 27898)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Tullius Menophilus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating AD 238–41
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., seen from rear, and Sarapis, draped, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΜΗΝΟΦΙΛΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ, Ε
Reverse design aerial view of the city walls enclosing temple and altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.63 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 6
Note On the rev., the value mark Ε is inscribed on the entrance of the front gate.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Aufhäuser 15, 21 Mar. 2000, lot 407
    C. Rhodes coll.
    CNG Triton X, 9 Jan. 2007, lot 719
    Gorny & Mosch 115, 5 Mar. 2002, lot 1262
    ✸ R. Hoppensteadt coll. = CNG 88, 14 Sept. 2011, lot 701 = Lanz 97, 22 May 2000, lot 845
    Roma Numismatics EA 44, 3 Mar. 2018, lot 472 = Gorny & Mosch 241, 10 Oct. 2016, lot 1743 = Lanz 141, 26 May 2008, lot 662 = Gorny & Mosch 160, 9 Oct. 2007, lot 1789