RPC III, 802

 

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Coin type
Volume III
Number 802
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 ƐY (405)
Dating AD 108/9
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, r.; in front, trident
Reverse inscription ƐΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.85 g
Reference Anokhin 399b
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 141 Frolova Coinage, p. 106 and pl. V, 27; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 236–7 and pl. XXXVII, 10