RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 3480)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 3480)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Rhescuporis V
Person (obv.) Rhescuporis V (king)
Issue Year ƐΜΦ = 545
Dating AD 248/9
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΡΗϹΚΟ(Υ)ΠΟΡ(ΙΔΟϹ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Rhescuporis V, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΜΦ
Reverse design laureate head of the Roman emperor, r.; before, star
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.46 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Frolova II, p. 136, pl. III–IV; Anokhin² 2038
Specimens 30
Note Frolova II, p. 136, records 7 obv. dies and 10 rev. dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1844,0425.72 BMC 3
    B: 18275230, Fox
    V: GR 15246
    V: GR 15245
    CNG EA 110, 16 Mar. 2005, lot 109
    ✸ CNG EA 221, 28 Oct. 2009, lot 434
— –23     see Frolova II, pp. 132–3