RPC VI, 2058 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2058 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Cotys III
Person (obv.) Kotys III (king)
Person (rev.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Year ΔΚΦ = 524
Dating AD 227/8
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ΚΟΤΥΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Kotys III, right; to right, trident
Reverse inscription ΔΚΦ
Reverse design laureate head, right
Metal debased gold
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Reference MacDonald, Bosporus 573.1
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG 100, 7 Oct. 2015, lot 265