RPC IV.1, 3821 (temporary)


Image of specimen #8


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3821 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Person (obv.) Sauromates II (king)
Issue Year ΒϞΥ (492)
Dating 195/6
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑVΡΟΜΑΤΟV
Obverse design draped bust of Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.; (to r., club)
Reverse inscription ΒϞΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Septimius Severus, r.; (to r., trident or star)
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.68 g
Axis 12
Reference Frolova, pp. 174–5, pl. XXXI.26–30
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 501 Frolova, p. 174, pl. XXXI.26
2     St Petersburg: 894
3     Moscow: Inv. 502 Frolova, p. 174, pl. XXXI.27
4     St Petersburg: 893
5     L Frolova, p. 174, pl. XXXI.28
6     Moscow: Inv. 503 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXI.29
7     Mu: 3 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXI.30, acc. 19710, reverse with star
8     ✸ NY: 1944.100.41082, reverse with star