RPC III, 874



Coin type
Volume III
Number 874
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates I
Person (obv.) Sauromates I (king)
Issue Bronze: sixth series
Dating AD 117–8/23
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates, right; in front, trident; behind, club
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design rider on horse galloping right
Metal copper-based alloy
Reference Frolova Coinage, p. 131. 4; Frolova Monetnoe p. 263. 4; Anokhin 468
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –2     See Frolova Coinage, p. 131 and pl. XIV, 2; Frolova Monetnoe p. 263 and pl. XLIX, 14–16