Nicopolis ad Istrum - Eagle





Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 13.72
Die Axis 10
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Statius Longinus
Ob. Leg. M OPEL DIADOV-MENIANOC K
Ob. Desc. Bare headed draped and cuirassed bust right seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. VΠ CTA ΛONΓINOV NIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠPO / C I
Rev. Desc. Eagle with wings spread, holding wreath in its beak
Meaning Consular legate Statius Longinus , (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus A prince (Diadumenian) crowned by the gods
References; Collection; Moushmov 1348; Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1, No. 3710; AMNG I, p. 473, no. 1871
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