RPC VI, 1215 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1215 (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 ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝ(Ε?)ΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, r.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΝΟΒΙΟΥ ΡΟΥΦΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹΤΡΟ(Ν)
Reverse design Heracles standing facing, head l., resting on club, holding lion skin
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference Mouchmov 1457, AMNG 1946–7,HHJ Nicopolis 8.26.14.5 and 7
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: L.1906 AMNG 1947.2
2 2     V: GR 08134 AMNG 1947.3
3 3     Gotha AMNG 1947.1
4 4     St Petersburg AMNG 1946.1
5 5     Venice-MC: 03/22 AMNG 1946.2
6 6     CGT coll.
7 7     CNG 437, 6 Feb. 2019, lot 265
8 8     ✸ Gorny & Mosch EA 282, 14 Oct. 2021, lot 3286