RPC IX, 193


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 193
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, sceptre or club
Reverse inscription ΗΜΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, r.; before, trident
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 7.21 g
Axis 1
Reference Bosporus hoards, p. 77, nos 362–6, Anokhin 699г, Anokhin² 2049
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: Löbb
2     Bosporus hoards, p. 77, no. 362
3     ✸ Bosporus hoards, p. 77, no. 363
4 –6     Bosporus hoards, p. 77, nos 364–6