Nicopolis ad Istrum - Serpent





Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 26
Weight (g) 10.25
Die Axis 0
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Marcus Claudius Agrippa
Ob. Leg. K M OPPEL ANTΩNIN DIADOVMENIANOC
Ob. Desc. Bare head right seen from behind
Meaning Caesar, Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenianus
Rev. Leg. VΠ AΓPIΠΠA NIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠP / OC ICTΠ
Rev. Desc. Serpent, decorated with knobs, erected in two elaborate coils, head radiate and with nimbus, r., with dots around
Meaning Consular legate Agrippa, (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus
References; Private Collection (Germany) (illustrated with permission); AMNG I, no. 1823, p. 463; Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1. No. 3659
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