RPC III, 843


Image of specimen #6


Coin type
Volume III
Number 843
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Issue Bronze: second series, fourth group
Dating AD 98/102
Obverse design King Sauromates seated, right, on curule chair, holding sceptre with king’s head at top
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference Frolova Coinage, p. 119. 5; Frolova Monetnoe p. 250. 5; Anokhin 425
Specimens 6 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –5     See Frolova Coinage, p. 119 and pl. IX, 26; Frolova Monetnoe p. 250 and pl. XLIII, 16
6 6     ✸ Boston: 64.2165