PARTHIA, VOLOGASES III (105-147 CE) Silver tetradrachm, Seleucia, Sell 79

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Price: US$ 225.00 € 191.2
£ 163.57
AUD 304.88
CHF 207.25
CAD 282.76
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Description
Obverse Bearded, diademed bust of king left, wearing torque and tiara decorated with "hooks," sequence letter B behind head, dotted border around
Reverse King enthroned left, receiving diadem from Tyche who is standing right, partially Greek legend in 7 lines around: above, BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN, at right: APΣAKOY / OΛOΓACOV, below: ΔIKAIOY, at left: EΠIΦANOVΣ / ΦIΛEΛΛHNOΣ, date between king and Tyche: ΓΛY (433 = 121-122 CE), month in exergue (off flan)
Date 121-122 CE
Weight 9.20 gm.
Diameter 25-27 mm.
Die axis 1 o'clock
Reference Sellwood 79 type, Shore ---
Comments From my personal collection, ex-Alex Malloy. Note the presence of the personal name, OΛOΓACOV, in the Greek legend, rare in the Parthian series.
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