RPC I, 3811


Image of specimen #9


Coin type
Volume I
Number 3811
Province Kingdom of Pontus
Region Pontus
City Kingdom of Pontus
Reign Polemo II
Person (obv.) Polemo II (king)
Person (rev.) Tryphaena (queen)
Issue probably minted between year 13 and 20
Dating 50s
Obverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΟΛΕΜΩΝΟΣ
Obverse design diademed head of Polemo, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΑ (or -ΗΣ) ΤΡΥΦΑΙΝΑ(Σ)
Reverse design diademed head of Tryphaena, r.
Metal Silver
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 2.95 g
Axis 3
Reference Rec 27–8
Specimens 9 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: Löbb
2     O Walker, Metrology 525 (94%)
3 –6     see Rec
7 –8     see Rec
9     ✸ CNG EA 389, 18 Jan. 2017, lot 214