RPC IV.1, 3747 (temporary)


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3747 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Eupator
Person (obv.) Eupator (king)
Issue Year ΓΞΥ (463)
Dating 166/7
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ƐΥΠΑΤΟΡΟϹ
Obverse design draped bust of Eupator wearing diadem, r.; (to r., club)
Reverse inscription ΓΞΥ
Reverse design to l., bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.; to r., bare head of Marcus Aurelius, l., between, dot (and star or spear)
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 12
Reference Frolova, p. 164, pl. XXVII.29–30 and 34
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     St Petersburg: 824 Frolova, p. 164, pl. XXVII.29, obverse with club
2 2     St Petersburg: 823 Frolova, p. 164, pl. XXVII.30 (rev.)
3 3     St Petersburg: 825 Frolova, p. 164, pl. XXVII.34, reverse with dot and spear
4 4     ✸ NY: 1944.100.41075, reverse with dot and star
5 5     NY: 1944.100.41076, obverse with club, reverse with dot
6 6     Spink 08/10/2003, 53