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 : 13.9 x 15.4 mm.  Weight : 3.14 grams.

Grade : aVF with a dark brown patina.  Slightly soft strike.

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: vcoin6148
US$ 22.50
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Rates for: 01/16/18

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