RPC III, 819


Image of specimen #7


Coin type
Volume III
Number 819
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Issue Bronze: first series, first group
Dating AD 93/6
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design laureate head of Domitian, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference Frolova Coinage, p. 111. 1; Frolova Monetnoe p. 241. 1; Anokhin 417
Specimens 7 (0 in the core collections)
Note Average weight of 819-822: 12.89 g (19)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –6     See Frolova Coinage, p. 111 and pl. VII, 17–19; Frolova Monetnoe p. 241 and pl. XL, 4–6
7 7     ✸ A. Tricarico coll