RPC VI, 2093 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2093 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates III
Person (obv.) Sauromates III (king)
Issue HΚΦ = 528 BE
Dating 231/2
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Sauromates III, right; to right, sword
Reverse inscription ΗΚΦ
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 587.2
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 147, 7 Mar. 2006, lot 1807