RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 3279)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 3279)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis V
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis V (king)
Issue Year ΒΜΦ = 542
Dating AD 245/6
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΡΗϹΚΟ(Υ)ΠΟΡ(ΙΔΟϹ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Rhescuporis V, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΒΜΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, r.; before, club
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.40 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Frolova II, pp. 131–2, pl. II; Anokhin² 2034
Specimens 44
Note Frolova II, pp. 131–2, records 4 obv. dies and 9 rev. dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ V: GR 15243
    V: GR 15244
— –41     see Frolova II, pp. 131–2