RPC IV.1, 3823 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3823 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Person (obv.) Sauromates II (king)
Issue Year ΓϞΥ (493)
Dating 196/7
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ (facing outward)
Obverse design draped bust of Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.; (to r., club)
Reverse inscription ΓϞΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Septimius Severus, r.; (to r., star or trident)
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.64 g
Axis 12
Reference Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXI.35–7 and pl. XXXII.1–6
Specimens 15

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 504 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXI.35
2     Moscow: Inv. 505 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXI.36
3     St Petersburg: 898
4     Naville [Geneva] 5 (18/06/1923), 2367 = Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXI.37
5     Moscow: Inv. 506 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.1
6     St Petersburg: 899
7     L Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.2
8     Private coll., Moscow
9     Odessa: Inv. 52097 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.3
10     B: I-B Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.4
11     Moscow: Inv. 507 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.5
12     St Petersburg: 897
13     St Petersburg: 896 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.6
14     CNG 54 (14/06/2000), 1098, obverse with club
23     ✸ Artemide LIII, 2 May 2020, lot 93