RPC IV.1, 3861 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3861 (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 Zeus seated, r., holding long sceptre
Reverse inscription ΜΗ
Reverse design trophy; to l. bound captive seated, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.18 g
Reference Frolova, p. 184, pl. XXXV.19–20
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 4608 Frolova, p. 184, pl. XXXV.19
2     ✸ St Petersburg: 28564 Frolova, p. 184, pl. XXXV.20
3     St Petersburg: 28565