RPC IV.1, 3889 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3889 (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 ϹΑVΡοΜΑΤοV (facing outward, Αs with curved crossbar)
Obverse design draped bust of King Sauromates II wearing diadem, r.; (to r., rosette)
Reverse inscription ΡΜΔ
Reverse design eagle standing, l., head, r., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak; to r., laureate head of Septimius Severus, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.23 g
Axis 6
Reference Frolova, pp. 196–7, pl. XLIII.27–29 and pl. XLIV.1–2
Specimens 15

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Moscow: Inv. 4720 Frolova, p. 196, pl. XLIII.27
2     Moscow: Inv. 4721 Frolova, p. 196, pl. XLIII.28
3     Moscow: Inv. 4722
4     Moscow: Inv. 4723
5     St Petersburg: 28738 Frolova, p. 197, pl. XLIII.29
6     St Petersburg: 28739
7     St Petersburg: 28740
8     St Petersburg: 28741
9     Odessa
10     St Petersburg: 28742
11     Moscow: Inv. 4724 Frolova, p. 197, pl. XLIV.1
12     Moscow: Inv. 4725
13     St Petersburg: 28743 Frolova, p. 197, pl. XLIV.2
14     ✸ P: 263
15     B: Graf Prokesch-Osten