Marcianopolis - Liberalitas





Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 13.29
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. K M OΠΠEΛ ANTΩNINOC / AV K OΠΠEΛ CEVH MAK / PINOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate bust of Macrinus r. facing bare headed bust of Diadumenian l.
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Marcus Opellius Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠOΛI / TΩN
Rev. Desc. Liberalitas standing left holding tessera in right hand and holding cornucopia in left arm; E to centre right
Meaning Governor Pontianus, (coin) of the people of Markianopolis – The Emperor is a generous ruler
References; Numismatik Lanz München Auction 117 November 24th, 2003 Lot number: 987 (illustrated with permission);
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) -
Weight (g) 13.00
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AV K OΠEΛ CEV MAKPINOC K M OΠEΛ ANTΩNEINOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate bust of Macrinus r. facing bare headed bust of Diadumenian l.
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Marcus Opellius Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIAN-OV MAPKIANOΠOΛEITΩN
Rev. Desc. Liberalitas standing left holding tessera in right hand and holding cornucopia in left arm; E to centre right
Meaning Governor Pontianus, (coin) of the people of Markianopolis – The Emperor is a generous ruler
References; Argenor SA Auction 4 Lot number: 76;
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