Nicopolis ad Istrum - Nike





Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 14.06
Die Axis 0
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Statius Longinus
Ob. Leg. M OPELLI DIA-DOVMENIANOC KAI
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right– seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. VΠ CTA ΛONΓINOV NIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠP / OC ICTPΩ
Rev. Desc. Nike (Victory) standing, holding in right hand laurel wreath and resting with left hand on column and holding long palm
Meaning Consular legate Statius Longinus , (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus
References; Collection; Moushmov 1310, AMNG I, p.468, No. 1847; Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1. No. 3742
Notes: Nike was the Greek goddess of triumph and victory. When shown in conjunction with Athena she represents the victory of the Greek army over the Persians at the battle of Marathon in 410BC




Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 24
Weight (g) 10.38
Die Axis 5
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Statius Longinus
Ob. Leg. M OPELLI DIA-DOVMENIANOC KAI
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right– seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. VΠ CTA ΛONΓINOV NIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠP / OC ICTPΩ
Rev. Desc. Nike (Victory) standing, holding in right hand laurel wreath and resting with left hand on column and holding long palm
Meaning Consular legate Statius Longinus , (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus
References; Collection; Moushmov 1310, AMNG I, p.468, No. 1847; Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1. No. 3742
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Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 24
Weight (g) -
Die Axis -
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Statius Longinus
Ob. Leg. K M OPEL ANTΩNI DIADO-VMENIANOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right– seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. VΠ CTA ΛONΓINOVNIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠPOC / ICT /PΩ
Rev. Desc. Nike (Victory) standing, holding in right hand laurel wreath and resting with left hand on column and holding long palm
Meaning Consular legate Statius Longinus , (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus
References; Moushmov 1310,
Notes:





Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 24
Weight (g) 13.48
Die Axis 0
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Statius Longinus
Ob. Leg. K M OPEL ANTΩNI DIADO-VMENIANOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right– seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. VΠ CTA ΛONΓINOVNIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠPOC / ICT /PΩ
Rev. Desc. Nike (Victory) standing, holding in right hand laurel wreath and resting with left hand on column and holding long palm
Meaning Consular legate Statius Longinus , (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus
References; Collection; Moushmov 1310,
Notes: