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Elymaids. Unknown Prince "A". early 3rd century AD. Bronze drachm

Elymaids. Unknown Prince "A". early 3rd century AD. Bronze drachm

Elam was a parthian vassel state in the Persian gulf region, with it's capital at Susa.  This is from a series of three princes who ruled between AD 198 and 224 whose names are not known, and even the sequence is not certain.  These coins have no inscriptions to name the princes.

Denomination : AE drachm.

Date : Morgan dates these to betweeen AD 198 and 224.

Size : 12.3 x 13.6 mm.  Weight : 2.52 grams.

Grade : VF/VG (slightly rough).

Reference : GIC-5918.  Morgan-58.

Obverse : Bust of the King left, in a somewhat barbarous rendition of a Parthian head dress.

Reverse : Artemis standing right holding a bow.



Price

Price: US$ 14.50 € 10.99
£ 8.74
AUD 15.53
CHF 13.26
CAD 15.74
  • Ships from: Canada
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