RPC III, 864



Coin type
Volume III
Number 864
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Issue Bronze: fourth series, fifth group
Dating AD 108/15
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Reference Frolova Coinage, p. 126. 1; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 257–8. 1; Anokhin 460
Specimens 29 (0 in the core collections)
Note Average weight of 864-867: 12.26 g (55)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –29     See Frolova Coinage, p. 126 and pl. XI, 21–27 and XII, 1–8; Frolova Monetnoe pp. 257–8 and pl. XLVI, 11–19, pl. XLVII, 1–7