Coin of Kingdom of Bosporus with bust of Sauromates I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 93–95


Mint: Bosporus (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 18.51 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.2166

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Sauromates I to left.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Within wreath, Nike stands left, holding wreath in right hand and palm in left.
In field: inscription.

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour