RPC IV.1, 3883 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3883 (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 ΜΗ
Reverse design curule chair surmounted by wreath; to l., imperial(?) bust, r. and sceptre; to r., round shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Reference Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.13–14
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Petersburg: 28549 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.13
2 2     St Petersburg: 28550 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.14