RPC I, 3812


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Coin type
Volume I
Number 3812
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 (or –ΗΣ)
Reverse design inscription in diadem
Metal Silver
Average weight 3.75 g
Reference Rec 25–6
Specimens 20 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 12
2     V: GR 15175
3     SNG vA 6686
4     O Walker, Metrology 523 (94%)
5 –19     see Rec
20     V: GR 37566