RPC VI, 2078 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 2078 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Kingdom of the Bosporus
Reign Cotys III
Person (obv.) Cotys III (king)
Issue ΛΦ = 530 BE
Dating 233/4
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛΕωϹ ΚΟΤΥΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Cotys III, right
Reverse inscription ΛΦ
Reverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right
Metal debased gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 12
Reference MacDonald, Bosporus 579.1
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Baldwin’s 44, 2 May 2006, lot 80