RPC IV.1, 3850 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3850 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Person (obv.) Sauromates II (king)
Dating 174-186
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design King Sauromates II on horseback, r., carrying transverse spear, raising r. hand
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design in laurel wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 7.52 g
Reference Frolova, p. 182, pl. XXXIV.38–9
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 4607 Frolova, p. 182, pl. XXXIV.38
2     ✸ St Petersburg: 28562 Frolova, p. 182, pl. XXXIV.39
3     St Petersburg: 28563
4     Odessa