RPC IV.1, 3874 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3874 (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 (facing outward)
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription Β (in r. field)
Reverse design nude Heracles (youthful) seated on rock, l., holding patera, resting arm on club; to r., star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Reference Frolova, p. 188, pl. XXXVIII.6, 8
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Moscow: Inv. 4620 Frolova, p. 188, pl. XXXVIII.6
2 2     St Petersburg: 28603 Frolova, p. 188, pl. XXXVIII.8
3 3     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 152 (10/10/2006), 1744