RPC IV.1, 3824 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3824 (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 ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design draped bust of Sauromates II wearing diadem, right
Reverse inscription ΓϞΥ
Reverse design laureate-headed busts of Septimius Severus (on left) and Caracalla (on right, youthful), facing each other; both wearing cuirass and paludamentum; between, trident
Metal gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.7
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Petersburg: 895 Frolova, p. 175, pl. XXXII.7