RPC I, 1870


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 1870
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Augustus
Issue Year ΔΡΣ = 294
Dating 4 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, left
Reverse inscription ΜΔ ΔΡΣ
Reverse design male head, right
Metal gold
Average diameter 42 mm
Reference N.A. Frolova, Vestnik Drevnei Istorii I(Moscow, 1979), pp. 139–47, MacDonald 255
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 107, 2 Apr. 2001, lot 303