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Last additions - Jochen's Gallery
nabatea_aretasIV_huldu_Meshorer86.jpg
Nabatean Kingdom, Aretas IV & Huldu, Meshorer 862 viewsAretas IV. Philopatris & Huldu, 9 BC - AD 40
AR - Drachm, 4.52g, 15.74mm, o°
Petra, AD 5/6 (RY 14)
obv. Bust of Aretas IV, diademed and laureate, r., in field r. ח (H)
Nabatean legend (counterclockwise):
חרתת מלכ נבתו מחר חמע
from r. to l. (transcribed):
HRTT MLK - [NBTW RHM 'MH]
= Harithah Malik - Nabatu Rahem Amah
= Harithath king of the Nabateans lover of his people
rev. Bust of Huldu, diademed, veiled and draped, r., in field r. ח (H)
Nabatean legend (counterclockwise):
חלדו מלכת נבתו יד שנת
from r. to l. (transcribed):
[HLDW MLKT] - NBTW SNT 14 (NBTW nearly unreadable)
= Huldu Malikat - Nabatu Shanat 14
= Huldu queen of the Nabateans year 14
ref. Meshorer 86
rare, F, excentric

On rev. lower l. the Nabatean year CX (= 10 4)
JochenJan 05, 2017
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_48_19_#3.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.48.19 #30 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 16, 3.11g, 16.23mm, 0°
obv. AV - L - CEVHROC
Laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLI PROC ICTR
Crescent with 8-pointed star in the cavity
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1441 var. (has NIKOPOLI and ICTRO)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.14.48.19 #3
about VF, black green patina
pedigree:
ex Gilles Blancon
JochenJan 04, 2017
nikopolis_commodus_HrHJ(2015)8_10_1_13var.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 10. Commodus, HrHJ (2015) 8.10.01.13 var.0 viewsCommodus, AD 177-192
AE 18, 2.46g, 17.81mm, 180°
obv. AV[T KA]I - KOMODO - [C]
laureate head r.
rev. NEIKOPOLI PROC I
Eagle, with open wings, stg. frontal (on thunderbolt?), head l.
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1247 var.
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2182 var. (= AMNG 1247)
c) Hristova-Hoeft-Jekov (2015) No. 8.10.1.13 var. (has AVT L KAI)
F

JochenJan 04, 2017
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_18_48_9(rev_).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.18.48.09 (rev. only)0 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 15, 2.36g, 15.11mm, 30°
obv. [AV KAI] CE - VHROC
Laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLITWN PROC ICTRO
Crescent with big 8-pointed star in the cavity, dots at the points; below the crescent a 2nd
smaller star
ref.: a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015):
rev. No. 8.18.48.9 (same die, for Caracalla!)
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.13.3
F+, stripped

Corroded, but important parts clearly visible. The strange legend break CE - VHROC is known already from HrHJ (2015) 8.14.13.3, where it is AV KAI CE - VHROC.

A new example for a parallel issue for members of the imperial family!
JochenJan 03, 2017
nikopolis_macrinus_HrHJ(2015)8_23_35_4var(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 23. Macrinus, HrHJ (2015) 8.23.35.04 var. (rev. only)1 viewsMacrinus, AD 217-218
AE 26, 9.16g, 25.95mm, 180°
struck under governor Statius Longinus
obv. AVT K M OPELLI CE - VH MAKRINOC
Laureate head r.
rev. VP CTA LONGINOV NIKOPOLITWN PROC / ICTR
Nemesis-Aequitas, in long garment and mantle, stg. frontal, head l., holding in l. arm cubit
and in extended r. hand scales
ref. a) not in AMNG:
AMNG I/1, 1770 (for the type only)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova-Hoeft-Jekov (2015):
rev. No. 8.23.35.4 var. (has in ex. ICTRW)
obv. e.g. No. 8.23.1.10 (same die)
F+/F
JochenDec 27, 2016
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Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 26. Elagabal, HrHJ (2015) 8.26.07.03 #22 viewsElagabal, AD 218-222
AE 27, 12.01g 27.34mm, 195°
struck under governor Novius Rufus
obv. AV K M AVR - ANTWNINOC
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from front, radiate, r.
rev. VP NOBIOV ROVFOV NIKOPOLITWN PROC I (PR ligate)
in r. field one below the other CT / RON
Apollo (or Bonus Eventus?), nude, stg. l., holding in lowered l. hand laurel branch and sacrificing from patera in extended r. hand over burning garlanded altar.
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1909 var. (has AVT K M AVR)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3963 var. (= AMNG 1909)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.26.7.3
about EF/F+, green-brown patina, portrait!
JochenDec 26, 2016
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Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 23. Macrinus, HrHJ (2015) 8.23.05.08 corr.3 viewsMacrinus, AD 217-218
AE 27, 13.65g, 26.83mm, 15°
struck under governor Statius Longinus
obv. AVT K M OPEL CEV - H MAKRINOC
Bust, cuirassed (with gorgoneion on breast plate?), seen from front, laureate, r.
rev. VP.CTA.LONGINOV.NIKOPOLITWN.PROC ICT
Demeter in long chiton and mantle over her shoulders, stg. frontal, head l., resting with
raised r. hand on long burning torch, entwined by snake, and holding in extended r. hand
grain ears over open cista mystica from which snake is emerging r.
ref. a) not in AMNG:
for the rev. see AMNG I/1, [1730], (1 ex., Wiczay, lost)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.):
cf. #3477 (= AMNG 1730)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2105) No. 8.23.5.8 corr. (wrong obv. description, writes AV K M
and CE - VH, writes ICTR; but depicted coins are very worn)
obv. e.g. No. 8.23.32.6
very rare, F+/about VF, brown patina

The obv. of this type is unusual in that here the cuirassed bust is seen from front (to show the gorgoneion?). Usually the cuirassed busts are seen from behind to show the cuirass
JochenDec 19, 2016
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Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.04.04 var.3 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 27, 11.70g, 27.28mm, 180°
struck under governor Aurelius Gallus
obv. AV.K.L.CEP - CEVHROC P
Laureate head r.
rev. VP.AV.GALL - NIKOPOLIT. / .PROC I
Athena, helmeted, in long girded double chiton, stg. frontal, head r., resting with raised r. hand on
inverteded spear and holding with r. hand shield set on small column
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1292 (2 ex., Wien, Wiczay)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2593 (= AMNG 1292)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015):
rev. No. 8.14.4.4 (depiction only)
No. 8.14.4.7 (legend only)
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.4.4 (same die)
F+, nearly black patina, scratches, some letters on rev.tooled
1 commentsJochenDec 19, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_3_3(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.03.03 (rev. only)1 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 28, 11.53g, 28.4mm, 45°
struck under governor Pollenius Auspex
obv. [AV K]AI L CEP - CEVHR[OC PER]
Laureate head r.
rev. VPA POL.AVCPIKOC NIK[OPO] / PROC IC[TR]
Bearded river-god Istros reclining r., nude to hips, holding reeds in his slightly raised l. hand
and resting with r. forearm on an inverted urn at his side from which water flows l.
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1259 (1 ex., Berlin)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.):
cf. #2791 (rev. only)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015):
rev. No. 8.14.32.3 (same die)
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.32.2 (same die)
very rare, F. green patina, scratches, partially soft struck

From Forum Ancient Coins, thanks!
JochenDec 19, 2016
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Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.09.18 #20 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 20, 4.38g, 22.28x18.34mm, 180°
obv. [AV KAI CE] - CEVHROC
Laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLITW - N - PROC IC / .... (4 dots)
Nike, wingend, tiptoed advancing l., holding in l. arm palmbranch and in extended r. hand wreath
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1370 var. (different rev. legend)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2545 var. (= AMNG 1370)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) 8.14.9.18
F+, dirty green Patina, oval flan
JochenDec 19, 2016
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Seleucid kingdom, Antioch, Alexander I. Balas, SNG Spaer 14751 viewsAlexander I. Balas, 152-145 BC
AE 19, 6.38g, 18.52mm, 0°
Antioch
obv. Kopf des Alexander Balas, behelmt, n.r.
rev. BASILEWS - ALEZANDROV in r. and l. field in 2 vertical lines
Nike, in long double chiton, winged, stg. l., holding palm branch in l. arm and wreath in raised r. hand; in outer l. field grain ear, in inner l. field monogram AB
ref. SNG Israel (Spaer) 1475
about VF, glossy brown Patina
pedigree:
ex coll. David Sellwood
JochenDec 18, 2016
nabatea_rabbelII_Meshorer147cf.jpg
Nabatean Kingdom, Rabbel II & Gamilat, Meshorer 147 cf.2 viewsNabatean Kingdom, Rabbel II. & Gamilat, AD 70-106
AR - Drachm, 3.52g, 13.36mm, 0°
Petra, AD 75/76 - 101/102
obv. Bust of Rabbel, laureate, r.
Nabatean legend (counterclockwise):
רבאל מלכא - מלכ נבתו שנת [date]
transcribed:
RB'L MLK' - MLK NBTW (Sh)NT [date]
= Rab'el Malik' - Malik Nabatu Shanat [date]
= Rabbel the king - king of the Nabateans [date]
rev. Bust of Gamilat, veiled and draped, r.
Nabatean legend (counterclockwise):
גמלת אחתה - מלכת נבתו
transcribed:
GMLT A(Ch)TH - MLKT NBTW
= Gamilat Achatha - Malikat Nabatu
= Gamilat his sister . Queen of Nabateans
Ref. Meshorer Nabatean 147-161
F/F+, rev. with complete legend!

This type has been struck from AD 75/76 until AD 101/102 each with the corresponding date of year. This date is sadly not identifiable on the coin.
JochenDec 16, 2016
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Nabatean Kingdom, Aretas III, Meshorer 63 viewsNabatean Kingdom, Aretas III Philhellenos, 84-62/61 BC
AE 20, 6.84g, 19.92mm, 0°
Damascus, 84-71 BC
obv. Head of Aretas III, diademed, r.
Rv.: Tyche of Damascus, wearing mural crown, on rock std. l., wearing mantle on lower part of body, holding cornucopiae in l. hand and extending r. hand; below river-god Chrysorhoas swimming l.
in r. and l. field in 3 vertical lines:
BAΣIΛEWΣ / APETOV / ΦIΛEΛΛENOΣ
last line by hand of Tyche divided in ΦIΛE - ΛΛENOΣ
in l. field AP
ref. Meshorer Nabatean 6
F+, thick sand encrustations

This type imitates the famous Tyche of Antioch.
JochenDec 16, 2016
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Judaea, Alexander Jannaeus, TJC P153 viewsJudaea, Alexander Jannaeus (Yehonatan), 103-76 BC
AE - Prutah, 2.48g, 14mm
Jerusalem
obv. Paleo-Hebraic legend in 5 lines within laurel wreath:
יהו / נתןהכ / הןהגדלו / חברהי / ודמ
from r. to l.:von re.:
YHW / NTN H K / HN H GDL W / (Ch)BR H Y / WDM
= Yehonatan Ha Kohen Ha Gadol We Chaber Ha Yehudim
= Yehonatan the Highpriest and Council of the Jews
rev. Double cornucopiae, pomegranate between, all in dot circle
ref. Hendin 743; AJC Ea17; TJC P15
about VF, complete legend, clearly readable
JochenNov 30, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_47_2var(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.47.02 var. (rev. only)0 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 27, 11.04g, 26.81mm, 210°
struck under governor Aurelius Gallus
obv. AV.K.L.CE - CEVHROC P
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, laureate, r.
rev. VPA.AVR.GALLOV NEIKOPOLI / .PROC IC
Tropaion with 2 captives wearing Phrygian bonnets std. mourning at its base on their shields
ref. a) not in AMNG
cf. AMNG I/1, 1328 (for the type only)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (215):
rev. No. 8.14.47.2 var. (has VP.AVR and NIKOPOLI)
obv. e.g. No. 8,14.10.7 (same die)
rare, F+, nearly black green patina
JochenNov 28, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_48_28corr_var.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.48.28 corr. var.0 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 17, 3.14g
obv. AV - L - CEVHROC
Laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLIT PROC ICTR
Crescent with 3 stars
ref. a) not in AMNG:
rev. AMNG I/1, 1435
obv. f.e. AMNG I/1, 1441
b) not in Varbanov (engl.):
cf. #2410 (only for rev., = AMNG 1435)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.14.48.28 corr. var. (has ICTR, is listed in error under
8.14.48.29)
F+, dark green patina
JochenNov 24, 2016

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Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 25. Diadumenian, HrHJ (2015) 8.25.20.13 #226 viewsDiadumenian, AD 217-218
AE 18, 3.01g, 17.98mm, 0°
obv. KM OPPEL - ANTWNINOC
Bare head r.
rev. NIKOLI - TWN PR / C IC
Staff, entwined by snake
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1884
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3607
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.25.20.13
d) Megaw NIC 1.2d
S/S+, dirty dark green patina

Double legend error!
Jochen
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Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 10. Commodus, HrHJ (2015) 8.10.04.07 corr. (plate coin)9 viewsCommodus, AD 177-192
AE 16(?), 2.24g
obv. AV KAI - KOMODOC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPO - LI PROC ICTR
Athena in long double chiton, stg. frontal, head r., holding in lowered l. hand shield set on
ground and resting with raised r. hand on inverted spear which is entwined by a snake
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.10.4.7 corr. (plate coin, writes NIKOP - OLI)
very rare, about VF, dark-green patina
Jochen
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Moesia inferior, Markianopolis, 24. Macrinus & Diadumenian, HrJ (2012) 6.24.21.02 (plate coin)18 viewsMacrinus & Diadumenian, AD 217-218
AE 26, 11.28g, 26.29mm, 30°
obv. [AVT K] OPPEL CEVH MAKREINOC,
beneath [KM] OPPEL A[N] / TWNINOC [DI] / ADOVMEN
Confronting heads of Diadumenianus r. and Macrinus, laureate, l.
rev. VP PONTIANOV.MARKIANOPOLEIT / WN
Hygieia stg. r., feeding snake in r. arm from patera in l. hand
in lower r. field E
ref. a) not in AMNG:
obv. AMNG I/1, 746
rev. AMNG I/1, 750 var. (has WN not in ex.; but legend known from #731 f.e.)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Jekov (2013) No. 6.24.21.02 (plate coin)
rare, F+, glossy dark green patina
1 commentsJochen
trajan_321var.jpg
Trajan, RIC II, 321 var.313 viewsTrajan, AD 98-117
AV - Aureus, 19.5mm, 7.22g
Rome, AD 114-117
obv. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC
Bust, laureate, r., bare upper body with aegis over l. shoulder
rev. PM TRP COS VI PP SPQR / FORT RED
Fortuna Redux, in long garment, std. l. on chair without back, holding rudder in r.
hand and cornucopiae in l. arm.
RIC II, 321 var.; C.151 var.; BMC 576 var.; (all with globe below bust on obv., mentioned in BMC in a note: Baldwin, stock 124, known by a denar, C.152, too); Calico 1025a; Hill 705; Strack 235
Rare, elegant bust style, beautiful struck, some edge marks, probably used as jewelry
Pedigree:
ex Ira & Larry Goldberg auction 42, 23.Sept.2007, lot 144
ex Künker Auktion 133, 12.Okt.2007, Lot 8784
ex Pars Coins
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May be this coin has been struck AD 116 when Trajan survives the earthquake in Antiochia from 13 Dec. 115. From 25. - 28. Feb. 116 occur 'supplicationes pro saluti Traiani'.
8 commentsJochen