Marcianopolis - Serapis





Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 25
Weight (g) 11.87
Die Axis 0
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AVT K OΠEΛΛI CEV MAKPEINOC K M OΠEΛΛI ANTΩNEINOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus r. facing bare headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian l.
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIANOV MAP-K-IA-NOΠOΛEITΩN
Rev. Desc. Serapis with kalathos standing left, holding sceptre across left arm and raising right arm; Square E to centre right
Meaning Governor Pontianus, (coin) of the people of Markianopolis Honouring the city god who brings grain.
References; Collection; Hristova/Jekov 6.24.6.1 (r5); Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1, No. 1213; AMNG I 720, p236;
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Markianopolis
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) -
Die Axis -
Tariff 5 assaria
Governor P. Fu. Pontianus
Ob. Leg. AVT K OΠEΛΛI CEV MAKPEINOC K M OΠEΛΛI ANTΩNEINOC
Ob. Desc. Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus r. facing bare headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian l.
Meaning Imperator, Caesar, Opellius Severus Macrinus, Caesar Marcus Opellius Antonius.
Rev. Leg. VΠ ΠONTIANOV MAP-K-IA-NOΠOΛEITΩN
Rev. Desc. Serapis with kalathos standing left, holding sceptre across left arm and raising right arm; Square E to centre right
Meaning Governor Pontianus, (coin) of the people of Markianopolis Honouring the city god who brings grain.
References; Munzhandlung Ritter (illustrated with permission); AMNG 719;
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