RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 27957)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 27957)
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 Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ 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 28 mm
Average weight 12.41 g
Axis 1, 2
Reference AMNG 1167
Specimens 5
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
    Mu SNG 375
    Sofia: 10943 NAIM 1447
    Yale: ILE2013.17.391 CNG MBS 58, 19 Sept. 2001, lot 907 = Gorny & Mosch 104, 9 Oct. 2000, lot 571
    CNG MBS 82, 16 Sept. 2009, lot 822
    ✸ CNG Triton 14, 4 Jan. 2011, lot 789