RPC VII.2, 41

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 41
Province Epirus
Region Epirus
City Nicopolis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ΜΑ ΑΝ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ Ϲ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΑϹ ΝƐΙΚΟΠΟΛƐΩϹ
Reverse design serpent coiled around tripod containing branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 6.43 g
Axis 1, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12
Reference Oikonomidou 16–19; Calomino 481A–B
Specimens 14
Note Reverse legend variously arranged.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18272722, Löbb. Oikonomidou 17α
2     B: 18272723, ohne Nummer Oikonomidou 17δ
3     C: Leake Oikonomidou 19
4     O: Christ Church Oikonomidou 18
5     V Oikonomidou 16
6     V: GR 11974 Oikonomidou 17γ
7     A Oikonomidou 17β
8     Beirut Oikonomidou, p. 171, no. 14 and pl. 65; Athens - Beirut hoard
9     Bern: N/82.417 SNG Righetti 417 = Calomino 481A.5
10     Bologna: 21145 Calomino 481A.6
11     Preveza: 421 Calomino 481B.5
12     Turin-RA: 20526 Calomino 481A.7
13     Turin-RA: 20684 Calomino 481B.6
14     Venice-MC: 3/11 Calomino 481B.7