RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 3289)


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 3289)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis V
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis V (king)
Issue Year ΘΛΦ = 539
Dating AD 242/3
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΡΗϹΚΟ(Υ)ΠΟΡ(ΙΔΟϹ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Rhescuporis V, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΘΛΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, r.; before, club
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.10 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Frolova II, p. 129, pl. I; Anokhin² 2030
Specimens 19
Note Frolova II, p. 129, records 4 obv. dies and 6 rev. dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    L: BNK,G.401 BMC 1
    P: 314
    ✸ O
    see Frolova II, p. 129