Marcianopolis - Aesklepios





Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 14.16
Die Axis 180
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠΠEΛ CEVH MAKPEINOC / K M OΠΠEΛ AN / TΩNINOC ΔI / AΔOMEN
Ob. Desc. Bare head of Diadumenian right facing laureate head of Macrinus left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠOΛE / ITΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; E to centre right
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis Good health
References; Collection; Moushmov 534; Hristova/Jekov 6.24.20.5 (r.5); Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1, No. 1251; AMNG I 746 var., p.242;
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 13.72
Die Axis 180
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠΠEΛ CEVH MAKPEINOC / K M OΠΠEΛ AN / TΩNINOC ΔI / AΔOMEN
Ob. Desc. Bare head of Diadumenian right facing laureate head of Macrinus left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠOΛE / ITΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; E to centre right
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis Good health
References; Collection; Moushmov 534; Hristova/Jekov 6.24.20.5 (r.5); Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1, No. 1251; AMNG I 746 var., p.242;
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 12.48
Die Axis -
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠΠEΛ CEVH MAKPEINOC / KM OΠΠEΛ AN / TΩNINOC ΔI / AΔOMEN
Ob. Desc. Bare head of Diadumenian right facing laureate head of Macrinus left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠOΛEIT/ΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; E to centre right
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis Good health
References; H. D. Rauch GmbH Sale 73 Lot No. 419 (illustrated with permission); Moushmov 534; BMC32
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 14.04
Die Axis -
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠΠE CEVH MAKPEINOC / KM OΠΠEΛ AN / TΩNINOC ΔI / AΔOMEN
Ob. Desc. Bare head of Diadumenian right facing laureate head of Macrinus left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠOΛ / ITΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; E to centre right
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis Good health
References; Classicial Coins (illustrated pending permission)
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 26
Weight (g) 11.1
Die Axis -
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠΠE CEVH MAKPEINOC / KM OΠΠEΛ AN / TΩNINOC ΔI / AΔOMEN
Ob. Desc. Bare head of Diadumenian right facing laureate head of Macrinus left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIANOV MAPKIANOΠOΛIT / ΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; E to centre right
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis Good health
References; eBay sales March 2008
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 26
Weight (g) -
Die Axis -
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠΠE CEVH MAKPEINOC / KM OΠΠEΛ AN / TΩNINOC ΔI / AΔOMEN
Ob. Desc. Bare head of Diadumenian right facing laureate head of Macrinus left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIANOV MAPKIANOΠO / ΛITΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; Round E to centre right
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis Good health
References; Courtesy of Provincial Romans
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 26
Weight (g) 10.43
Die Axis -
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠΠE CEVH MAKPEINOC / K M OΠΠEΛI ANTΩNIN / OC
Ob. Desc. Bare head of Diadumenian right facing laureate head of Macrinus left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIANOV MAPKIANOΠ/ OΛITΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; Round E to centre right
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis Good health
References; Courtesy of VCoins
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