RPC III, 928


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume III
Number 928
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhoemetalkes
Person (obv.) Rhoemetalkes (king)
Person (rev.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΑΜΥ (441)
Dating AD 144/5
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ΡΟΙΜΗΤΑΛΚΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Rhoemetalces, right
Reverse inscription ΑΜΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Antoninus, right
Metal gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference Anokhin 510
Specimens 5 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –4     Frolova Coinage, p. 146 and pl. XX, 9–12; Frolova Monetnoe p. 278 and pl. LVIII, 22–25
5 5     ✸ Nomos obolos 9, 18 Mar. 2018, lot 276