RPC IV.1, 3856 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3856 (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 (facing outward)
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design in laurel wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 6.87 g
Reference Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.5–11
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ St Petersburg: 28552 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.5
2     Moscow: Inv. 4599 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.6
3     Moscow: Inv. 4600 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.7
4     St Petersburg: 28555 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.8
5     Moscow: Inv. 28556 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.9
6     St Petersburg: 28553 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.10
7     St Petersburg: 28554 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.11
8     Odessa