Item #19603, Parthian Kings: Arsaces XXIII: Phraataces (2BC- AD 6), AR drachm, Sellwood #56.6, Mithradatkart mint, good VF, SCARCE (Time of Christ birth)

Ancient Coins - Item #19603, Parthian Kings: Arsaces XXIII: Phraataces (2BC- AD 6), AR drachm, Sellwood #56.6, Mithradatkart mint, good VF, SCARCE (Time of Christ birth)
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Reign2 BC-AD 6
DenominationAR drachm (debased silver?)
Date StruckN/A
MintMithradatkart
Obversebust left, pointed beard, no wart, Nike behind, star above crescent in front
Reversearcher enthroned right, legend ii, below bow monogram for the mint
Weight3.79 gr.
Diameter17 x 18 mm.
ReferenceSellwood #56.6, Shore 317 RARE TYPE
Gradegood VF, sharp and a nice strike!!
CommentsThe coin belongs to the time of the birth of Christ. For information on Parthian history and coinage visit www.parthia.com