Septimius Severus, AD 193 - 211, AE 16 from Nicopolis ad Istrum

Ancient Coins - Septimius Severus, AD 193 - 211, AE 16 from Nicopolis ad Istrum
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Denomination : AE 17.  Mint : Nicopolis ad Istrum in Moesia Inferior.

Size : 16.1 x 16.7 mm.  Weight : 3.25 grams.

Grade : Fine but badly cleaned leaving many surface marks from the cleaning tools, glossy black patination.

Obverse : Head of Septimius Severus right, with Greek inscriptions naming him around.  The obverse inscription is just fragementary.

Reverse : Female figure holding a patera and cornucopiae, with a Greek inscription naming Nicopolis ad Istrum.  The reverse inscription is complete.

I have made no attempt to look up a reference for this coin, but assume it is common.

Price SKU: vcoin3589
US$ 9.50
  • € 7.72
  • £ 6.76
  • AUD 12.34
  • CHF 9.24
  • CAD 12.01

Rates for: 04/21/18

Ships from: Canada
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