RPC VII.2, 1258

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1258
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Sab(inius?) Modestus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤΩ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ϹΑΒ ΜΟΔƐϹΤΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹΤΡΟΝ
Reverse design Athena standing l., feeding, with patera, serpent entwined around tree, and holding spear; at feet, shield leaning against her
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.62 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG 2053
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Basel AMNG 2053/1 = cast in BBAW
2     Budapest SNG 484
3     C. Rhodes coll.
4     C. Rhodes coll.
5     CGT coll.
6     CNG EA 163, 25 Apr. 2007, lot 140
7     CNG EA 297, 27 Feb. 2013, lot 152
8     Gorny & Mosch EA 278, 21 Apr. 2021, lot 3255
9     ✸ Naumann 44, 7 June 2016, lot 529