Marcianopolis 3 stars





Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 16
Weight (g) 3.28
Die Axis 180
Tariff 1 assarion
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OPELLIOC ANTWNINOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right – seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Antonius
Rev. Leg. MARKIANOPOLEITWN
Rev. Desc. Crescent moon and three stars
Meaning (Coin) of the people of Markianopolis
References; Collection; Moushmov 602A; AMNG I 809, p.252; Hristova/Jekov 6.25.48.1 (r.5); Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1. No. 1320
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 17
Weight (g) 2.90
Die Axis 180
Tariff 1 assarion
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OPELLIOCANTWNINOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed, draped and cuirassed bust right – seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Antonius
Rev. Leg. MARKIANOPOLEITWN
Rev. Desc. Crescent moon and three stars
Meaning (Coin) of the people of Markianopolis
References; Collection; Moushmov 602A; AMNG I 809 var, p.252 Hristova/Jekov 6.25.48.1 (r.5); Varbanov (Eng.) Vol1. No. 1320
Notes: The obverse N & E are ligate



Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 18
Weight (g) 3.15
Die Axis 0
Tariff 1 assarion
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OPELLI ANTWNINOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed, draped and cuirassed bust right – seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Antonius
Rev. Leg. MARKIANOPOLEITWN
Rev. Desc. Bunch of grapes with three stems
Meaning (Coin) of the people of Markianopolis – Blessings for a healthy family
References; Collection; Moushmov 597; Hristova/Jekov 6.25.5.2 (r.5); Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1. No. 1320; AMNG I 809 var, p.252
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 18
Weight (g) 2.70
Die Axis 0
Tariff 1 assarion
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OPELLI ANTWNINOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right – seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Antonius
Rev. Leg. MARKIANOPOLEITWN
Rev. Desc. Bunch of grapes with three stems
Meaning (Coin) of the people of Markianopolis – Blessings for a healthy family
References; Numismatik Lanz Mόnchen, Auction 109, Lot number: 665 (illustrated with permission); AMNG I 809, p.252
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 18
Weight (g) 3.5
Die Axis 0
Tariff 1 assarion
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OPELLI ANTWNINOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right – seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Antonius
Rev. Leg. MARKIANOPOLEITWN
Rev. Desc. Bunch of grapes with three stems
Meaning (Coin) of the people of Markianopolis – Blessings for a healthy family
References; Courtesy of Ancient Imports; AMNG I 809, p.252
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