RPC VII.2, 1309

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1309
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 temple with four columns enclosing Sarapis seated l., extending arm over Cerberus, and holding sceptre; globe on pediment
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.43 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG 2085
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 2004,0405.2
2     B: 18278047, I-B AMNG 2085/1, pl. XX.22, rev.
3     Budapest SNG 496
4     Budapest SNG 497
5     ✸ Leeds-UL: 1450
6     Yale: 2005.6.150
7     C. Rhodes coll.
8     C. Rhodes coll.
9     CGT coll.
10     CGT coll.
11     CNG EA 165, 30 May 2007, lot 136
12     CNG EA 178, 12 Dec. 2007, lot 68
13     Lanz 58, 21 Nov. 1991, lot 802
14     Naumann 63, 4 Mar. 2018, lot 698