RPC III, 837

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 837
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Issue Bronze: second series, third group
Dating AD 98/102
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΙΟΥΛΙΟΥ ΒΑϹΙΛΕΩϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ, ΜΗ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates I, r. facing bust of queen, l.
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 8.17 g
Reference Frolova Coinage, p. 117. 2; Frolova Monetnoe p. 248. 2; Anokhin 440
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1 –3     See Frolova Coinage, p. 117 and pl. IX, 11–12; Frolova Monetnoe p. 248 and pl. XLII, 24–25
4     ✸ Gemini V, 6 Jan. 2009, lot 591