PARTHIA, MITHRADATES I (171-138 BCE) Silver drachm, Hekatompylos, Sell 9.1. RARE and CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - PARTHIA, MITHRADATES I (171-138 BCE) Silver drachm, Hekatompylos, Sell 9.1. RARE and CHOICE!
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Obverse Head of king left, wearing bashlik, dotted border around
Reverse King (Arsakes I?) seated right on omphalos, holding bow, Greek legend: at left, BAΣIΛEΩΣ, at right: APΣAKOY
Date c. 171-138 BCE
Weight 3.99 gm.
Diameter 18-19 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference Sellwood 9.1, Shore 7
Comments It has been suggested that this coin may have been issued by Phriapatius (191-176 BCE) for whom no coins are known. From my personal collection.
Price SKU: 84.01
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