RPC III, 860


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Coin type
Volume III
Number 860
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Issue Bronze: fourth series, third group
Dating AD 108/15
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 13.02 g
Axis 12
Reference Frolova Coinage, p. 124. 3; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 255–6. 3; Anokhin 454
Specimens 16

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ A Tricarico coll.
2 –15     See Frolova Coinage, p. 124 and pl. XI, 10–11; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 255–6 and pl. XLV, 20, pl. XLVI, 1
16     Freiburg: 13957