PARTHIA, GOTARZES I (c 95-90 BCE) AE dichalkon, Rhagae, Sell 33.14. VERY RARE!

Ancient Coins - PARTHIA, GOTARZES I (c 95-90 BCE) AE dichalkon, Rhagae, Sell 33.14. VERY RARE!
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Obverse Long-bearded, diademed bust of king left, wearing Parthian tiara, ear-ring and torque, tiara decorated with stag's heads without visible antlers (Sellwood's tiara i), dotted border around
Reverse Winged Nike walking right, holding diadem in outstretched right hand, Greek legend in 5 lines around: above, BAΣIΛEΩΣ, at right: MEΓAΛOV, below: APΣAKOV, at left: ΘEOΠATPOV / NIKATOPOΣ (Sellwood's legend ii)
Date c. 95-90 BCE
Weight 2.50 gm.
Diameter 15-17 mm.
Die axis 11 o'clock
Reference Sellwood 33.14, Shore 119
Comments From my personal collection, ex-Tom Mallon collection. Published on his website, The Coins and History of Asia.

This coin is also published on the Parthia.com website as the only coin to illustrate Sellwood 33.14:
http://parthia.com/gotarzes1.htm
Price SKU: 33.33a
US$ 325.00
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  • CAD 405.18

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