PARTHIA, Mithradates II (123-88 BC), Drachm, Extra Fine

$275.00

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SKU
APE0031
Categories
Persian Empire

This drachm has fine detail with a nicely centered obverse while the reverse is slightly off-center and has beautiful and colorful toning

Obv: Long-bearded, diademed bust of king left, wearing Parthian tiara decorated with six-pointed star

Rev: Archer seated right holding bow with the legend BAΣIΛEΩΣ above, BAΣIΛEΩN / MEΓAΛOY right, APΣAKOY below and EYEPΓETOY / KAI ΦIΛEΛΛHN

Ecbatana Mint (now Hamedan, Iran)
Sellwood 29.1
Silver, 4.15 gram, 20.5 mm