RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 3221)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 3221)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis V
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis V (king)
Issue Year ΓΜΦ = 543
Dating AD 246/7
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΡΗϹΚΟ(Υ)ΠΟΡ(ΙΔΟϹ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Rhescuporis V, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΓΜΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, r.; before, club
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.25 g
Axis 1, 2, 12
Reference Frolova II, pp. 132–3, pl. II–III; Anokhin² 2035
Specimens 49
Note Frolova II, pp. 132–3, records 5 obv. dies and 10 rev. dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1858,1124.39 BMC 2
    B: 18275225, 6560/55
    B: 18275226, Prokesch-Osten
    B: 18275227, Löbb.
    G SNG 1043
    CGT coll.
    ✸ Heritage 3026, 25 Sept. 2013, lot 26174
    see Frolova II, pp. 132–3