, Augusta 194 - 8 April 217 A.D., Nikopolis ad Istrum, Inferior
Nicopolis ad Istrum was founded by around 101-106, at the junction of the Iatrus (Yantra) and the Rositsa rivers, in memory of his over the . Its ruins are located at the village of Nikyup, 20 km of Veliko Tarnovo in northern Bulgaria. The town peaked during the reigns of , , the Antonines and the dynasty. In 447, Nicopolis was destroyed by Attila's Huns. In the 6th century, it was rebuilt as a powerful fortress enclosing little more than military buildings and churches, following a very common trend for the cities of that century in the Danube . It was finally destroyed by the Avar invasions at the end of the 6th century.RP90337. Bronze assarion, 126.96.36.199 (this coin, R4), I/I 1487, 2849 var. (CEBATH), 1040, -, -, VF, 3.421 g, maximum 16.9 mm, 45o, Nicopolis ad Istrum (Nikyup, Bulgaria) mint, 194 - 8 Apr 217 A.D.; IOYΛIA ∆OMNA CEBA, draped right; NIKOΠOΛIT ΠPOC ICTPON, with central pellet and eight rays each ending with a pellet; ex Ancients & Antiquities, the plate coin; $65.00 (Ä57.85)
Nagidos, , c. 365 B.C.
The plate coin.SH13725. Silver
, supplement 1 (this coin), 179, aEF, 10.694 g, maximum 24.3 mm, 0o, Nagidos mint, c. 365 B.C.; Aphrodite enthroned left, in outstretched right, standing behind; NAΓI∆IKΩN, Dionysos standing left, bunch of vine with bunch of grapes in right, in left, left; fantastic rainbow , flat strike on faces; SOLD
Athens, , II , c. 353 - 350 B.C.
This coin is from the hoard containing at least 76 Athenian-type owls, both Athenian issues and Egyptian and Levantine imitations, and two silver "dumps" cataloged and discussed by G. , in "A New Athenian "Owl" and Bullion Hoard from the Near East" in AJN 16-17 (2004-05), pp. 47-61, and pl. 6-13. The hoard is rumored to have come from the western coast of the Arabian Peninsula.SH66390. Silver
, p. 53 and pl. 7, 17 (this coin); p. 243, fig. 6; pl. 20, 13; 1475 ff.; 91 ff., F, one cut on the , two cuts on the , 17.024 g, maximum 21.2 mm, 270o, Athens mint, c. 353 - 294 B.C.; of right with eye seen in true profile, wearing crested helmet ornamented with three olive leaves and floral scroll; owl standing right, facing, to right AΘE in large lettering, to left olive sprig and crescent; plate coin ; SOLD
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