RPC IV.1, 4229 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4229 (temporary)
Province Epirus
Region Epirus
City Nicopolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Antoninus Pius
Obverse inscription ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟV ΚΤΙϹΜΑ
Obverse design laureate head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΑϹ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛƐⲰϹ
Reverse design battle of Actium: two galleys with soldiers fighting each other
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 14.27 g
Axis 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 12
Reference Oikonomidou, Augustus 83–7, BMC 12
Specimens 9 (8 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 12 Oikonomidou, Augustus 83α, pl. 10
2     V: GR 11891 J. v. Schlosser, Beschreibung der altgriechischen Münzen I (Vienna 1893), 81, no. 16
3     NY: 1941.131.515
4     P: 171 Oikonomidou, Augustus 83δ, pl. 10, both sides tooled
5     B: (Löbb) Oikonomidou, Augustus 84, pl. 10
6     B: no number Oikonomidou, Augustus 85α, pl. 10
7     Arta: found at Nikopolis 1967
8     G: II, 11, no. 1 SNG I, no. 591, broken into two pieces
9     ✸ G: II, 11, no. 2, pl. 31.15 SNG I, no. 592 = Oikonomidou, Augustus 87, pl. 10