RPC III, 799


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 799
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Person (rev.) Trajan (Augustus)
Issue Year ΔY (404)
Dating AD 107/8
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, right
Reverse inscription ΔΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Trajan, right
Metal gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference Anokhin 398
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –2     Frolova Coinage, p. 106 and pl. V, 28; Frolova Monetnoe p. 2363 and pl. XXXVII, 7
3 3     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 146, 6 Mar. 2006, lot 311,