Coin of Nicopolis with head of Augustus

Roman Provincial
Early Imperial Period
27 B.C.–A.D. 14


Mint: Epirus, Nicopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 4.40 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

62.372

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Augustus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Nike standing, looking left, holds right arm outstretched.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour