RPC III, 803

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 803
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 ϚY (406)
Dating AD 109/10
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, r.
Reverse inscription ϚΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Metal Gold
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 7.77 g
Reference Anokhin 400, 400A
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1 –6     Frolova Coinage, pp. 106–7 and pl. V, 29–33; Frolova Monetnoe p. 237 and pl. XXXVII, 11–16
7     V: GR 15195
8     CNG MBS 66, 19 May 2004, lot 1025
9     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 146, 6 Mar. 2006, lot 313