Province Northern Black Sea
City Kingdom of the Bosporus 
Region Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑVΡοΜΑΤοV (facing outward, Αs with curved crossbar)
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription Β (in l. field)
Reverse design turreted Aphrodite seated, l., holding apple (and long transverse sceptre); to l., laureate head of Septimius Severus, r.; to r. or l., star

 

Museum Yale University Art Gallery (USA)
Inventory no. ex PRF, reverse with sceptre and BM as reverse legend
Reference
Diameter 26
Weight 8.90
Axis 6
Note