RPC II, 473

 

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Coin type
Volume II
Number 473
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis II
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis II (king)
Issue Bronze: second series: second group
Dating AD 80/90 (?)
Obverse inscription ΤΙΒƐΡΙΟϹ ΙΟΥΛΙΟϹ ΒΑϹΙΛƐΥϹ ΡΗϹΚΟΥΠΟΡΙϹ
Obverse design king Rhescuporis II standing, r., l. foot on prisoner kneeling; on r., trophy; on l., another kneeling prisoner, hands tied behind his back
Reverse inscription Μ-Η (in field)
Reverse design Nike standing, l., holding wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 14.26 g
Axis 12
Reference Frolova p. 100, Anokhin 380
Specimens 25

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 145
2     Cop SNG 33
3     L BMC 8
4     L BMC 9
5     L BMC 10
6 –25     see Frolova p. 100 and pl. III, 10–20