RPC VI, 1161 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1161 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Titus Flavius Novius Rufus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ (Κ) Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΝΟΒΙΟΥ ΡΟΥΦΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹ(ΤΡΩ)
Reverse design Asclepius standing facing, head left, resting on serpent-staff
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Mouchmov 1379, 1381, AMNG 1937–8,HHJ Nicopolis 8.26.20.5 and 7
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     A: 860 AMNG 1937.1
2 2     Turin: 2000 AMNG 1938.1
3 3     V: ? AMNG 1937.2
4 4     AMNG 1938.2
5 5     CGT coll.
6 6     V: GR 8136
7 7     ✸ Numismatik Naumann EA 78, 2 June 2019, lot 443
8 8     C. Rhodes coll.