RPC III, 788

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 788
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Person (rev.) Nerva (Augustus)
Issue Year ΓΡΤ (393)
Dating AD 96/7
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΙΟΥΛΙΟϹ ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, r.
Reverse inscription ΓΡΤ
Reverse design laureate head of Nerva, r.
Metal Gold
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 7.79 g
Reference Anokhin 388
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 1, Frolova Coinage, p. 103 and pl. IV, 21; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 233–4 and pl. XXXVI, 2