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    KINGDOM OF THE BOSPORUS. Sauromates I (AD 93/4-123/4). AE 48 units (28mm, 11.29 gm, 11h).  Diademed, draped bust of Sauromates right with long hair / City gate flanked by two towers, tree with spreading branches and bound prisoner to right, denomination mark MH in exergue. MacDonald 400/1 var. (obverse bust right instead of left). Frolova taf. 12.16.  Rare. Glossy brown patina, tooled on obverse and apparently tooled on reverse. Nearly  Extremely Fine.

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    September, 2012
    20th Thursday
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