RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 3312)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 3312)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis V
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis V (king)
Issue Year ΔΜΦ = 544
Dating AD 247/8
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΡΗϹΚΟ(Υ)ΠΟΡ(ΙΔΟϹ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Rhescuporis V, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΔΜΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, r.; before, club
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 6.67 g
Reference Frolova II, pp. 133–4, pl. III; Anokhin² 2036
Specimens 61
Note Frolova II, pp. 133–4, records 7 obv. dies and 17 rev. dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ Moscow: 4954 Frolova II, p. 133, no. C-f/1, pl. III, 8
— –59     see Frolova II, pp. 133–4