RPC IV.1, 3833 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3833 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Person (obv.) Sauromates II (king)
Issue Year ΕϞΥ (495)
Dating 198/9
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design draped bust of Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription ƐϞΥ
Reverse design laureate head of Septimius Severus, r.; (to r., dot)
Metal Gold
Average diameter 19 mm
Reference Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.6–12$, BMC 10$
Specimens 11 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Moscow: Inv. 519 Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.6
2 2     St Petersburg: 917
3 3     ✸ L: BMC 10 Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.7
4 4     Moscow Pushkin: 528 Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.8
5 5     Kiev, Historical Museum 18
6 6     St Petersburg: 908 Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.9
7 7     Naville [Geneva] 5 (18/06/1923), 2369 = Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.10
8 8     Private coll., Moscow
9 9     St Petersburg: 909 Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.11
10 10     St Petersburg: 916
11 11     St Petersburg: 910 Frolova, p. 177, pl. XXXIII.12