RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 3429)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 3429)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Tranquillina (Augusta)
Issue With Tranquillina
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription ϹΑΒ(Ɛ)ΙΝ(Ɛ)ΙΑΝ ΤΡΑΝΚΥ(Ι)ΛΛƐΙΝΑΝ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΩϹ Α Μ Κ Γ Β
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding cantharus over panther and thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 15.85 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 11, 12
Specimens 67
Note Certainly two engravers, each one having a very specific style and spelling of Tranquillina's name in Greek.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1927,0402.17
    L: 1838,0921.129 BMC 292
    P: AA.GR.26065
    P: 1459 SNG 1724
    C: Leake
    C McClean 9127
    C McClean 9128
    G SNG 2345
    Mu
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.55041
    NY: 1984.66.456
    NY: 1944.100.55042
    O: Milne
    O: Christ Church
    V: GR 19271
    V: GR 19270
    A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 1417
    A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 1418
    A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 1419
    A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 1420
    A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 1421
    Beirut-AUB: C7318
    Bern SNG Righetti 1697
    Leeds-UL: 1611
    Leeds-UL: 1610
    Münster: M 1338
    Side: M 966 Side excavations: Atlan, Side kazıları 180
    V-ON SNG Leypold 2690
    Ayvagediği hoard 89
    Ayvagediği hoard 90
    Ayvagediği hoard 91
    Ayvagediği hoard 92
    Ayvagediği hoard 93
    Ayvagediği hoard 94
    CGT coll.
    CGT coll.
    CGT coll.
    CGT coll.
    CGT coll. = Ares Web 6, 19 Jan. 2020, lot 298
    CNG EA 123, 28 Sept. 2005, lot 53
    CNG EA 192, 23 July 2008, lot 127
    CNG EA 291, 21 Nov. 2012, lot 225
    CNG EA 374, 11 May 2016, lot 392 = Naumann 39, 3 Jan. 2016, lot 757 = Gorny & Mosch 233, 6 Oct. 2015, lot 2103
    CNG EA 90, 26 May 2004, lot 301 = SNG Levante 1148
    CNG MBS 70, 21 Sept. 2005, lot 584 = SNG Levante 1149
    Elsen 117, 15 June 2013, lot 444
    Falghera 2218
    Gorny & Mosch 241, 10 Oct. 2016, lot 1957 = Gorny & Mosch 204, 5 Mar. 2012, lot 1854 = Peus 378, 28 Apr. 2004, lot 1123
    Gorny & Mosch EA 271, 29 May 2020, lot 838 = Rauch Summer 2009, 17 Sept. 2009, lot 1083 = Hirsch 256, 5 May 2008, lot 601
    Grün 63, 15 May 2014, lot 66 = Grün 59, 15 May 2012, lot 166
    Naumann 58, 1 Oct. 2017, lot 394
    Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 38, 6 Dec. 2015, lot 599
    Peus 400, 22 Apr. 2010, lot 551
    Peus EA 420, 18 Nov. 2017, lot 6556
    Rauch EΑ 21, 15 Sept. 2016, lot 169
    Roma Numismatics, 21 May 2013, lot 994 = Roma Numismatics 4, 30 Sept. 2012, lot 2483 = CNG MBS 69, 8 June 2005, lot 1171 = Coin Galleries 77, 25 May 1988, lot 372
    SNG Levante Supp. 289
    SNG vA 6056
    Tahberer 1610
    Tahberer 1611
    Tahberer 1612
    Tahberer 1613
    Tahberer 1614
    Ziegler 790 = Karbach coll.
    Ziegler 791
    Ziegler 792
    Ziegler 793 = Jürging coll.