RPC IV.1, 3882 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3882 (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 ΜΗ
Reverse design in laurel wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.83 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Frolova, pp. 193–4, pl. XLII.6–12, Cop 70
Specimens 10

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 4601 Frolova, p. 193, pl. XLII.6
2     St Petersburg: 28702 Frolova, p. 193, pl. XLII.7
3     Moscow: Inv. 4686 Frolova, p. 193, pl. XLII.8
4     St Petersburg: 28557 Frolova, p. 193, pl. XLII.9
5     Moscow: Inv. 4685 Frolova, p. 193, pl. XLII.10
6     Moscow: Inv. 4687 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.11
7     St Petersburg: 28558 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.12
8     Cop: 70, obverse die resembles gold coins of Sauromates II
9     ✸ Private collection William H. Stancomb, UK
10     B: Rauch, pierced, 7.23g, worn, obverse legend obscure