Nicopolis ad Istrum - City goddess





Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 11.4
Die Axis 0
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Agrippa
Ob. Leg. K M OPPEL ANTWNI DIADOVMENIAN-OC
Ob. Desc. Bare head right
Meaning Caesar, Marcus Opellius Antoninus Diadumenianus
Rev. Leg. VΠ AΓPIΠΠA NI-KOΠOΛITΩN ΠP / OC ICTP
Rev. Desc. Demeter/city goddess seated left, holding shell and sceptre.
Meaning Consular legate Agrippa, (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus – Honouring the city goddess who keeps the citizens safe and brings grain
References; VCoins sales; AMNG I 1795, p.458
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 28
Weight (g) 12.73
Die Axis 0
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Agrippa
Ob. Leg. K M OPPEL ANTWNI DIADOVMENIAN-OC
Ob. Desc. Bare head right
Meaning Caesar, Marcus Opellius Antoninus Diadumenianus
Rev. Leg. VΠ AΓPIΠΠA NI-KOΠOΛITΩN ΠP / OC ICTP
Rev. Desc. Demeter/city goddess seated left, holding shell and sceptre.
Meaning Consular legate Agrippa, (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus – Honouring the city goddess who keeps the citizens safe and brings grain
References; Numismatik Lanz München, Auction 114, Lot number: 536 (illustrated with permission); AMNG I 1795, p.458
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