Elymaids. Phraates. early 2nd century AD. Bronze drachms.

Ancient Coins - Elymaids. Phraates.  early 2nd century AD.  Bronze drachms.
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Elam was a Parthian vassel state in the Persian gulf region, with it's capital at Susa.   Phraates was the son of the Elymaid king Orodes.

We have a group of these available at this time, with those illustrated being very typical of the group.  There are no bad coins in this group.  The price is per coin.

Denomination : AE drachm.

Size : Average 13 to 14 mm. Weight : Average 3.50 grams.

Grade :  VF with some weakness in the strike and a little minor roughness.  Dark patination with a mix of green and brown.  Nice for the type.

Reference : Mitchiner 710 variety. 

Obverse
: Bust of the King left, with an anchor symbol behind. 

Reverse
: Artemis standing right, holding a bow and drawing an arrow from a quiver. 

Price SKU: vcoin2948
US$ 27.50
  • € 22.49
  • £ 19.98
  • AUD 34.58
  • CHF 26.52
  • CAD 34.16

Rates for: 01/16/18

Ships from: Canada
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