RPC III, 863

 

Image of specimen #23

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 863
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Issue Bronze: fourth series, fourth group
Dating AD 108/15
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕΥϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΗϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference Frolova Coinage, p. 125. 3; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 256–7. 3; Anokhin 445
Specimens 23 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –21     See Frolova Coinage, p. 125 and pl. XI, 14–20; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 256–7 and pl. XLVI, 4–10
22 22     Freiburg: 13958
23 23     ✸ Roma Numismatics EA 119, 24 Apr. 2024, lot 523 = Roma Numismatics EA 106, 16 Feb. 2023, lot 225