RPC VII.2, 1295

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1295
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 ΑΝΤW ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ϹΑΒ ΜΟΔƐϹΤΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹΤΡΟ
Reverse design Nike standing l., holding wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.27 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG 2055
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1859,1219.128 BMC 74 = AMNG 2055/1
2     B: 18277871, Löbb.
3     ✸ O
4     Budapest SNG 485
5     Baldwin’s The New York Sale XXXIV, 6 Jan. 2015, lot 648
6     C. Rhodes coll.
7     C. Rhodes coll.
8     C. Rhodes coll.
9     CGT coll.
10     CGT coll.
11     Freeman & Sear 8, 5 Feb. 2003, lot 319
12     Freeman & Sear FPL 4, 1996, lot 149
13     Poinsignon FPL 42, June 1997, lot 1559
14     Ritter FPL 80, Dec. 2007, lot 471 = Schenk-Behrens 81, 4 May 2001, lot 305 = Schenk-Behrens 72, 4 Dec. 1196, lot 496