RPC VII.2, 1269

 

Image of specimen #24

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1269
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(Ν) 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 eagle standing facing, head l., on thunderbolt, spreading wings, wreath in beak
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.82 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 2099–100
Specimens 24
Note On the rev., sometimes, ΙϹΤΡΟΝ without ligature.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1923,0203.13
2     Budapest SNG 501
3     Freiburg: 11449
4     Gotha: 1./Co3165 AMNG 2099/3
5     Sofia RHM: 680 CCCHBulg IX 765
6     Tübingen SNG 834 = AMNG 2100/1
7     Baldwin’s 99, 4 May 2016, lot 686
8     C. Rhodes coll.
9     C. Rhodes coll.
10     C. Rhodes coll.
11     C. Rhodes coll.
12     CGT coll.
13     CGT coll.
14     CGT coll.
15     CGT coll.
16     CNG EA 163, 25 Apr. 2007, lot 142
17     Elsen 101, 13 June 2009, lot 280 = Elsen 97, 13 Sept. 2008, lot 495 = Elsen 93, 15 Sept. 2007, lot 937
18     Grün 64, 20 Nov. 2014, lot 1905
19     Grün 64, 20 Nov. 2014, lot 1906
20     Naumann 61, 7 Jan. 2018, lot 321
21     Naville Numismatics 43, 23 Sept. 2018, lot 125
22     Rauch Summer 2007, 11 Sept. 2007, lot 849 = Gorny & Mosch 152, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 1642
23     Rauch Summer 2010, 13 Sept. 2010, lot 1082
24     ✸ Rauch Summer 2010, 13 Sept. 2010, lot 1083