Tetradrachm of Tranquillina

Title

Tetradrachm of Tranquillina

Inventory Number

DN 88

Materials

Billon

Weight

10.91 g

Diameter

22 mm

Mint

Alexandria

Description

Obverse: portrait of Tranquillina r. Legend: CΑΒ ΤΡΑΝΚVΛΛΕΙΝΑ CΕΒ. Reverse: Athena standing. She holds a shield with her left arm; her right arm is outstretched holding a Nike. In front of Athena LS (year 6)

Date

242/243 AD

Bibliography

Unpublished

Comparisons

Milne, no 3438; Emmett, no. 3439.

Files

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Date Added
November 3, 2017
Collection
Roman Coins
Item Type
Ancient Coin
Citation
“Tetradrachm of Tranquillina,” Diniacopoulos Coin Collection, accessed February 19, 2018, http://diniacopoulos.omeka.net/items/show/16.