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Bosphorus, Mithradates

NZD $190

SKU: RC Mithradates Category:


AE 12 Nummia of Mithradates, King of Bosphorus
A D 41 – 45.  Diad.  head of Mithradates right. Rev.
Club draped with lion ‘s skin between bow in case
and trident, IB below.

GIC 5432;  Cop 28;  RPC 1910;       9.02 gm

Very Fine

Mithradates was recognised as King of Bosphorus
by the Romans after the death of Caligula in AD41.