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.

Denomination : AE drachm.

Size : 13.1 x 15.6 mm.  Weight : 3.93 grams.

Grade : VF with a dark brown patina.  Fairly nice strike for this 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, with a corrupted Greek inscription around.

Price SKU: vcoin6150
US$ 42.50
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Rates for: 01/19/18

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