Moesia Inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, Diadumenian, Mountian God reverse
Diadumenian, AD 217-218
AE 26/12.5gm - Struck under governor Statius Longinus c. 217-218 AD
Obv/ K M OPEL ANTWN DIA - DOVMENIANOC; draped and cuirassed, bare-headed bust r.
Rev/ VP CTATIOV LONGINOV NIKOPOLIT / WN PROC IC; Youthful mountain-god, nude to hips, sitting l. on rocks, holding branch in raised r. hand and reed in l. hand resting on the rocks.
Ref/ a) not in AMNG (but obv. and rev. dies known from other types)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Jekov No. (2018) 18.104.22.168 (plate coin)
d) Megaw Nic4.36a
Seller's Note/ A very rare coin!