RPC IV.1, 3868 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3868 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Person (obv.) Sauromates II (king)
Dating 186-196
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription Β (in r. field) ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Reverse design King Sauromates II standing, l., wearing military dress(?), holding trident(?), resting arm on club(?); to l., star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Reference Frolova, p. 186, pl. XXXVII.15
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Petersburg: 28599 Frolova, p. 186, pl. XXXVII.15
2 2     St Petersburg: 28600