RPC VII.2, 1302

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1302
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 laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ϹΑΒ ΜΟΔƐϹΤΟΥ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙϹΤΡΟΝ
Reverse design Sarapis standing l., raising arm, holding sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.68 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 2043–4
Specimens 18
Note AMNG 2043, in error, was read ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1844,0425.1291 BMC 76 = AMNG 2044/1
2     B: 18277693, 1906 Löbb. AMNG 2043/1
3     NY: 1997.32.206
4     V: GR 8153 AMNG 2043/5
5     Budapest SNG 481
6     C. Rhodes coll.
7     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
8     C. Rhodes coll.
9     Cast in BBAW
10     CGT coll.
11     Elsen 87, 11 Mar. 2006, lot 1720
12     Goldberg 70, 4 Sept. 2012, lot 3369
13     Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4230
14     Kölner Münzkabinett EA 3, 25 June 2017, lot 225 = Kölner Münzkabinett 106, 11 Mar. 2017, lot 284
15     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 1, 10 Mar. 2013, lot 95
16     Solidus Summer 32, 28 July 2018, lot 134
17     T. Mullally coll.
18     VAuctions 297, 28 Feb. 2013, lot 63