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Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 36. Gordian III, HrHJ (2013) 8.36.46.12 (rev.only)
Gordian III, AD 238-244
AE 26,10.46g, 26.04mm, 15°
struck under governor Sabinius Modestus
obv. AVT.K.M.ANT - W.GORDIANOC.AVG (AVG ligate)
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, laureate, r.
rev. VP CAB MO - DECTOV - NIKOP - OLEITWN P (WN ligate)
in ex. PROC ICTRON
Tetrastyle temple with crenulated columns, within statue of Tyche, wearing kalathos,
holding cornucopiae in l. arm and in extended r. hand rudder; in pediment shield and
spear
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 2092 (1 ex., München)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 4250 (doesn't mention AMNG)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013):
rev. No. 8.36.46.12 (same die)
obv. e.g. No. 8.36.35.2 (same die)
scarce, F+, some roughness

Note: The omega on obv. is written as W, the one on rev. as Ω!
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