RPC VII.2, 1259

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1259
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 ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟϹ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ϹΑΒ ΜΟΔƐϹΤΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹΤ
Reverse design Athena standing l., holding shield resting on ground and spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.98 g
Axis 1, 7
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C. Rhodes coll.
2     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
3     Rauch 60, 3 Nov. 1997, lot 292