RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 85411)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 85411)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Sauromates IV
Person (obv.) Sauromates IV (King)
Issue Year ΒΟΦ = 572
Dating AD 275
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ϹΑΥΡΟΜΑΤΟΥ
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Sauromates IV, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΒΟΦ
Reverse design laureate and draped bust of Roman emperor, right; (before, eagle on column or eagle on globe)
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 10, 11, 12
Reference MacDonald 629/1-6, Anokhin 725-726, Frolova 1997, II pp. 281-3
Specimens 92 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1842,0729.74 BMC 1
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.41152
    Freiburg: 11602
    Leeds-UL: 636
    Anokhin 725
    Frolova 1997, II pp. 281-3
    Gorny & Mosch 152, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 1766
    M&M GmbH 13, 9 Oct. 2003, lot 194