RPC I, 1855

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1855
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Asander
Person (obv.) Asander (king)
Obverse inscription
Obverse design diademed head of Asander, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΣΑΝΔΡΟΥ, ΗΙ (in field)
Reverse design Nike standing, l., on prow, with wreath and palm
Metal Gold
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 2, A. Bertier-Delagarde, Numis­maticeskij Sbornik II (1913), p. 105, 29
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P
2     St Petersburg
3     Zograph, pl. XLIV.4 = see Golenko