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 ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.84 g
Reference Anokhin 398
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

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