RPC VI, 2079 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2079 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates III
Person (obv.) Sauromates III (king)
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates III, r.
Reverse inscription
Reverse design Aphrodite Apatura seated l., holding patera; to l. or r., star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 9.54 g
Axis 12
Reference MacDonald, Bosporus 588
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Agora Auctions Numismatic 64, 24 Jan. 2017, lot 94 (ex Agora Auctions Numismatic 60, 9 Aug. 2016, lot 107)
2     CNG EA 299, 27 Mar. 2013, lot 109
3     ✸ Roma Numismatics EA 73, 23 July 2020, lot 137 (= SNG Stancomb 1013)