Marcianopolis - Aesklepios





Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 29
Weight (g) 12.16
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠEΛ CEV MAKPEINOC K M OΠEΛ ANTΩNEINOC K
Ob. Desc. Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right facing bare headed draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIANOV MA-PKIANOΠOΛEITΩN
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; Moushmov 534; Hristova/Jekov 6.24.20.2 (r5); SNG/H 138; AMNG 1/748; Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1, No. 1167
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) -
Weight (g) 13.60
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AVT K OΠEΛ CEV MA-KPINOC K M OΠEΛ ANTΩNEINOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right facing bare headed draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian 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; Künker Auction 71, No 1119, (illustrated with permission);
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 11.6
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠEΛ CEVH MAKPEINOC K M OΠEΛ / ANTΩNEI / NOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right facing bare headed draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠO / ΛEITΩN
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; VCoins sales
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) -
Weight (g) 14.60
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠEΛ CEVH MAKPEINOC K M OΠEΛ / ANTΩNEI / NOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right facing bare headed draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠO / ΛEITΩN
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; Gorny & Mosch Giessener Münzhandlung Auction 122, Lot number: 1664 (illustrated with permission);
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) -
Weight (g) 15.53
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠEΛ CEV MAKPEINOC K M OΠEΛ ANTΩNEINOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right facing bare headed draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠO / ΛEITΩN
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; cng coins Sale 75 Lot No. 783 (illustrated with permission);
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) -
Weight (g) 10.87
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AVT K OΠΠE CEV MAKPEINOC K M OΠEΛ ANTΩN / INOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right facing bare headed draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian left
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenian.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIANOV MAP-KIANOΠOΛEITΩN
Rev. Desc. Asklepios standing with serpent entwined staff; E to centre left
Meaning Consular legate, Pontianus, (Governor) of the people of Markianopolis – Good health
References; cng coins Triton X, Lot No. 694 (illustrated with permission);
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