RPC VII.2, 1265

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1265
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 ΑΝΤ(W) ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ϹΑΒ ΜΟΔƐϹΤΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ Π(Ρ)ΟϹ ΙϹ(ΤΡ)(ΟΝ)
Reverse design Demeter standing l., holding ears of corn and long torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.85 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 2047–8
Specimens 27
Note On the obv., sometimes, no ligature.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18277868, Löbb.
2     B: 18277865, 1902/558
3     V: GR 8156 AMNG 2047/2
4     Budapest SNG 482
5     Sofia RHM: 122, Rizov coll. CCCHBulg IX 768
6     C. Rhodes coll.
7     C. Rhodes coll.
8     C. Rhodes coll.
9     C. Rhodes coll.
10     C. Rhodes coll.
11     C. Rhodes coll.
12     C. Rhodes coll.
13     C. Rhodes coll.
14     Cast in BBAW
15     cgb.fr MBS 24, 24 June 2005, lot 539
16     CGT coll.
17     CGT coll.
18     CGT coll.
19     CGT coll.
20     CGT coll.
21     CNG EA 165, 30 May 2007, lot 134
22     CNG EA 282, 11 July 2012, lot 141
23     Grün 64, 20 Nov. 2014, lot 1894
24     Monnaies d'Antan MBS 7, 21 May 2010, lot 320
25     ✸ Roma Numismatics EA 2, 2 Nov. 2013, lot 422
26     Roma Numismatics EA 38, 29 July 2017, lot 377 = Künker 168, 12 Mar. 2010, lot 7828 = CNG EA 215, 29 July 2009, lot 394
27     SNG Evelpidis 866