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 ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, right
Reverse inscription ΗΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Trajan, right
Metal gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference Anokhin 402
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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