RPC IV.1, 3840 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3840 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Person (obv.) Sauromates II (king)
Issue Year ΗΡΥ (498)
Dating 201/2
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design draped bust of Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΡΥ
Reverse design laureate-headed bust of Septimius Severus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference Frolova, pp. 178–9, pl. XXXIV.9
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ St Petersburg: 938 Frolova, p. 179, pl. XXXIV.9