RPC I, 873

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 873
Province Mauretania
Region Africa
City Eastern Mauretanian mint
Reign Bocchus II
Obverse inscription REX BOCCHVS SOSI F
Obverse design janiform head (representing Octavian and Bocchus?); floral ornament above the head
Reverse inscription BOŠ HMMLKT
Reverse design (Bocchus Rex); head of Africa with elephant skin, r.
Metal Æ
Average weight 14.57 g
Reference FITA 175–6, Maz 118, Alexandropoulos 63
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1872,0709.365 FITA, pl. V, 27
2     L: 1938,0510.138
3     ✸ P: 741
4     Alger
5     Alger
6     Alger
7 –8     Amandry, ‘Bilan’: 2 additional specimens
9     Atalaya