RPC IX, 181


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 181
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis V
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis V (king)
Issue Year ΖΜΦ = 547
Dating AD 250
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ΡΗϹΚΟ(Υ)ΠΟΡ(ΙΔΟϹ)
Nominative Rex Rhescuporis
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Rhescuporis V, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΖΜΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, right
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference Frolova p. 143, pl. VII.2, Anokhin² 2041
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Petersburg: 175/29216 Frolova p. 143, pl. VII.2