RPC III, 895


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume III
Number 895
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Cotys II
Person (obv.) Cotys II (king)
Issue Bronze: First group
Dating AD 123/4
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕⲰϹ ΚΟΤΥΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Cotys II, r.
Reverse inscription Μ-Η
Reverse design Nike walking l., holding wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference Frolova Coinage, pp. 137–138. 4; Frolova Monetnoe p. 269. 2; Anokhin 480
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     See Frolova Coinage, p. 138 and pl. XVI, 15; Frolova Monetnoe p. 269 and pl. LIII, 4
2 2     ✸ WDA-MiM 6, 28 Dec. 2017, lot 10