RPC VI, 2061 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2061 (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 ƐΚΦ = 525 BE
Dating 228/9
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ΚΟΤΥΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Kotys III, right; to right, globe
Reverse inscription ΕΚΦ
Reverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, right; to right, globe
Metal debased gold
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 1, MacDonald, Bosporus 574.1, Anokhin 655, Frolova 222,E/h
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     CNG EA 110, 16 Mar. 2005, lot 107
2 2     L: 1923,1013.10
3 3     ✸ Roma Numismatics 23, 24 Mar. 2022, lot 249