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 ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design trophy; to left bound captive seated, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference Frolova, pp. 183–4, pl. XXXV.17–18
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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