RPC VI, 2062 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2062 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Cotys III
Person (obv.) Cotys III (king)
Issue ƐΚΦ = 525 BE
Dating 228/9
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ (or ΒΑϹΙΛƐΩϹ) ΚΟΤΥΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Cotys III, r.; to r., trident
Reverse inscription ƐΚΦ
Reverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, r.; to r., globe
Metal Debased gold
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 11
Reference BMC 2, MacDonald, Bosporus 574.3, Anokhin 655, Frolova 222,E/h
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1845,0109.58 BMC 2