RPC III, 805

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 805
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 ΗY (408)
Dating AD 111/12
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Trajan, r.
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.81 g
Reference Anokhin 402
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1 –2     Frolova Coinage, p. 107 and pl. V, 34; Frolova Monetnoe p. 237 and pl. XXXVII, 17
3     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 180, 12 Oct. 2009, lot 271,