Nicopolis ad Istrum - Zeus





Province Moesia Inferior
City Nicopolis ad Istrum
Size (mm) 27
Weight (g) 10.42
Die Axis 0
Tariff 4 assaria
Governor Statius Longinus
Ob. Leg. M OPEL DIADOV-MENIANOC K
Ob. Desc. Bare headed draped and curiassed bust right
Meaning Marcus Opellius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. VΠ CTA ΛONΓINOV NIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠPOC IC
Rev. Desc. Zeus standing facing, half naked, shouldering his mantle, holding sceptre in left hand and thunderbolt in right hand.
Meaning Consular legate Statius Longinus , (Governor) of the residents of Nikopolis on the (river) Istrus– Honouring the father god of the city
References; Collection; AMNG I, 1, 1832; Varbanov (Eng.) Vol.1, No. 3726
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