RPC VII.2, 1299

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1299
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 ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ϹΑΒ ΜΟΔƐϹΤΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ, ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹΤΡΟΝ
Reverse design river god Istrus reclining l., holding reed, resting on water urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 13.09 g
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Leeds-UL: 1451