RPC VI, 1184 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1184 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Novius Rufus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΝΟΒΙΟΥ ΡΟΥΦΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹΤΡΟΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing facing, head l., holding long thyrsus and bunch of grapes
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference Mouchmov 1398, AMNG 1932,HHJ Nicopolis 8.26.8.2 and 4
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B AMNG 1932.2(?)
2     Bucharest AMNG 1932.1
3     AMNG 1932.3