Elymais. Kamnasires V, 1st to 2nd century AD. Billon tetradrachm.

Ancient Coins - Elymais.  Kamnasires V, 1st to 2nd century AD.  Billon tetradrachm.
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Denomination : Billon tetradrachm.

Date : It is known that Kamnasires V ruled some time in the late 1st to early 2nd century AD, but the exact dates of his reign are not known.

Size : 26.7 x 29.5 mm   Weight : 15.16 grams.

Reference : GIC-5884.

Grade : VF

Obverse : Helmeted head of Kamnaskires left, with a trident like symbol behind, and a star inside of a crescent to the upper right.  The style of Kamnaskires helmet is very similar to that worn by the the Parthian Kings on their coins.

Reverse : Uncertain male bust left surrounded by blundered Greek legends.  The male bust is much clearer on this specimen than is usual for this type.

Price SKU: vcoin1626
US$ 155.00
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  • CAD 192.83

Rates for: 01/19/18

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