RPC IV.1, 3885 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3885 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates II
Person (obv.) Sauromates II (king)
Dating 193-210
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ (facing outward, Αs with curved crossbar)
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.
Reverse inscription Β (in r. field)
Reverse design King Sauromates II on horseback, r., carrying transverse spear, raising r. hand; to l. or r., star; to r., laureate head of Septimius Severus, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.61 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.17–22, 24
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 4693 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.17
2     St Petersburg: 28704 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.18
3     St Petersburg: 28705
4     Odessa
5     Moscow: Inv. 4606 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.19
6     St Petersburg: 28707 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.20
7     St Petersburg: 28708
8     St Petersburg: 28709 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.21
9     Moscow: Inv. 4694
10     St Petersburg: 28710 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.22
11     Moscow: Inv. 4695 Frolova, p. 194, pl. XLII.24
12     P: 243
13     ✸ V: GR 15223
14     B: 1908/605