Kings of Thrace. Rhoemetlkes I, 11 BC to 12 AD, with Augustus. AE 18.

Ancient Coins - Kings of Thrace.  Rhoemetlkes I, 11 BC to 12 AD, with Augustus. AE 18.
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Thrace was an independent Kingdom until AD 46.  In 11 BC with the aid of Augustus, Rhoemetalkes I became the ruler of al of Thrace, and remained a loyal vassel of the Romans until his death in 12 AD.

Denomination : AE 18.  Mint : Somewhere in Thrace.

Date : 11 BC to AD 12

Size : 18.3 x 18.5 mm.  Weight : 8.97 grams.

Reference : RPC I 1718, Your. 194 to 200.

Grade : VF/gVF with a very dark brown patina.  The obverse is slightly off-center and the obverse inscriptions are not clear, but the metal quality is good and the portraits very detailed, so over all this is a superior example of this type.

Obverse : Laurate head of Rhoemetalkes I right, with BASILEWS POIMHTALKOU around.

Reverse : Bare head of Augustus right, with KAISAROS SEBASTOU around.

Price SKU: vcoin6209
US$ 115.00
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Rates for: 06/18/18

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