RPC VII.2, 1310

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1310
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 ΙϹΤ(ΡΟΝ)
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing Tyche (?) standing l., holding cornucopia, sometimes on base; globe on pediment
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.46 g
Axis 1, 2, 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 2087–90
Specimens 31
Note Sometimes, on the rev., ΠΡΟϹ without ligature.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1838,0921.83 BMC 78 = AMNG 2087/1
2     Cop SNG 290 = AMNG 2089/1
3     Sofia RHM: 199, Rizov coll. CCCHBulg IX 766
4     Yale: 2004.6.436 Rauch 60, 3 Nov. 3, 1997, lot 287
5     Agora 42, 6 Oct. 2015, lot 62
6     C. Rhodes coll.
7     C. Rhodes coll.
8     C. Rhodes coll.
9     C. Rhodes coll.
10     C. Rhodes coll.
11     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
12     C. Rhodes coll.
13     C. Rhodes coll.
14     C. Rhodes coll.
15     C. Rhodes coll.
16     Cast in BBAW
17     CGT coll.
18     CGT coll.
19     CGT coll.
20     CGT coll.
21     CGT coll.
22     CGT coll.
23     CNG EA 158, 14 Feb. 2007, lot 137
24     CNG EA 165, 30 May 2007, lot 137
25     CNG EA 279, 16 May 2012, lot 153
26     Gorny & Mosch 170, 13 Oct. 2008, lot 1672
27     Hirsch 289, 2 May 2013, lot 987
28     iNumis MBS 30, 13 Oct. 2015, lot 419
29     Monnaies d'Antan MBS 7, 21 May 2010, lot 321
30     Naville Numismatics 41, 24 June 2018, lot 122
31     Roma Numismatics EA 26, 30 Apr. 2016, lot 437