Coin of Kingdom of Bosporus with bust of Sauromates II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 174–211


Mint: Bosporus (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 11.53 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.2167

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Sauromates II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle holding wreath.
Greek letters at left and right.

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