RPC VI, 2087 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2087 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates III
Person (obv.) Sauromates III (king)
Issue ΖΚΦ = 527 BE
Dating 230/1
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates III, right
Reverse inscription ZΚΦ
Reverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right; to right, three globes
Metal debased gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference MacDonald, Bosporus 586.6, Anokhin 666, Frolova 222
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 280, 11 Oct. 2021, lot 505 (ex Gorny & Mosch 273, 19 Nov. 2020, lot 348)