RPC VI, 1173 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1173 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Novius Rufus (legatus Augusti pro praetore provinciae Moesiae)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ (or ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟⳞ)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΝΟΒΙΟΥ ΡΟΥΦΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟⳞ ΙⳞΤ
Reverse design Athena standing, l., holding branch towards serpent entwined around olive tree; behind, shield on the ground
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 11.52 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Mouchmov 1384, AMNG 1921,HHJ Nicopolis 8.26.4.9
Specimens 16

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     H. D. Rauch Summer Auction 2007, 11 Sept. 2007, lot 780
2     B
3     Mu: 468/1900
4     Sofia AMNG 1921
5     CNG 146, 23 Aug. 2006, lot 101
6     NY: 1944.100.15370
7     CGT coll. = Savoca 15 Blue, 20 Jan. 2019, lot 905
8     ✸ Leeds-UL: 1449
9     VAuction 320, 16 Sept. 2016, lot 321
10     Gemini, LLC Auction XIII, 6 April 2017, lot 198
11     Roma Numismatics EA 38, 29 July 2017, lot 373
12     Savoca 20, 1 Jan. 2018, lot 252
13     Numismatik Naumann 65, 6 May 2018, lot 280
14     Budapest SNG 452
15     Solidus 96, 22 Mar. 2022, lot 1015
16     C. Rhodes coll.