RPC IV.1, 3860 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3860 (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 draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design trophy; to l. bound captive seated, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.68 g
Reference Frolova, pp. 183–4, pl. XXXV.17–18
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 4595 Frolova, p. 184, pl. XXXV.17
2     ✸ St Petersburg: 28545 Frolova, p. 184, pl. XXXV.18