Obverse:Laureate (variant, not diademed)head Polemo II right, complete Greek legend.
Reverse:Laureate head of Nero right.
Following the defeat of Mithradates VI by Pompey the Pontic Kingdom was split up. The Eastern part of Pontus was given to Polemo I (36 BC)by Mark Antony. In 64 CE Nero annexed Pontus, bringing the dynasty of Polemo to an end.