RPC III, 924


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 924
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhoemetalces
Person (obv.) Rhoemetalces (king)
Person (rev.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΘΛY (439)
Dating AD 142/3
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ΡΟΙΜΗΤΑΛΚΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Rhoemetalces, r.
Reverse inscription ΘΛΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Antoninus, r.; in front, spearhead
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 12
Reference Anokhin 508
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.41054 Frolova Coinage, p. 146; Frolova Monetnoe p. 277