RPC IV.1, 3859 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3859 (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 ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design Nike advancing, l., holding wreath and palm-branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.14–16
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Moscow: Inv. 4598 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.14
2 2     Frolova, pl. XXXV.15, not mentioned in text
3 3     ✸ St Petersburg: 28544 Frolova, p. 183, pl. XXXV.16