RPC IX, 189

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 189
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis V
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis V (king)
Issue Year ΗΜΦ = 548
Dating AD 251
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΡΗϹΚΟ(Υ)ΠΟΡ(ΙΔΟϹ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Rhescuporis V, r., seen from front; before, trident
Reverse inscription ΗΜΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, r.; before, •• (vertical)
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference Frolova p. 148, pl. IX.1, LXXXII.19, Anokhin 699д, Anokhin² 2050
Specimens 2
Note 2 obv. dies, 2 rev. dies

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Frolova p. 148, LXXXII.19
2     Frolova p. 148, pl. IX.1