RPC VI, 2055 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2055 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Cotys III
Person (obv.) Cotys III (king)
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΚΟΤΥΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Cotys III, r.
Reverse inscription
Reverse design Aphrodite Apatura seated l., holding patera; behind her, sceptre (?); to l.or r., star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference MacDonald, Bosporus 580
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG EA 335, 24 Sept. 2014, lot 68
2 2     Roma Numismatics EA 74, 20 Aug. 2020, lot 169 (ex SNG Stancomb 1010)