RPC VI, 2068 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2068 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Cotys III
Person (obv.) Cotys III (king)
Issue ZΚΦ = 527 BE
Dating 230/1
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐⲰϹ ΚΟΤΥΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Cotys III, r.
Reverse inscription ΖΚΦ
Reverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r.; to r., globe
Metal Debased gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 1
Reference MacDonald, Bosporus 576.1, Anokhin 657, Frolova 222,A/a
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG MBS 69, 8 June 2005, lot 972 = CNA 36, May 1995, lot 373