RPC VII.2, 1843


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1843
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Ininthimeus
Person (obv.) Ininthimeus (king)
Issue Undated bronze coinage
Dating AD 235–40
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ΙΝΙΝΘΙΜΗΥΟΥ
Nominative Rex Ininthimeus
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Ininthimeus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription Β *
Reverse design goddess (Aphrodite?) seated left, holding apple (or patera?) in right hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference Frolova I, p. 237, pl. LXIII; Anokhin² —; MacDonald, Bosporus 600
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 308
2 2     ✸ Mu
3 3     see Frolova I, p. 237, pl. LXIII.15