PARTHIA, ORODES II (57-38 BCE) Silver drachm, Rhagae, Sell 47.8. CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - PARTHIA, ORODES II (57-38 BCE) Silver drachm, Rhagae, Sell 47.8. CHOICE!
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Obverse Bare-headed, bearded, diademed bust of king left, wearing torque, crescent at right behind head, star (probably representing the sun) before, dotted border around
Reverse King (Arsakes I?) seated right on throne, holding bow, Greek legend in 7 lines around: above, BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN, at right: APΣAKOY, below: EVERΓETOV / ΔIKAIOY, at left: EΠIΦANOVΣ / ΦIΛEΛΛHNOΣ, PΓ monogram below bow
Date c. 57-38 BCE
Weight 4.01 gm.
Diameter 19-21 mm.
Die axis 1 o'clock
Reference Sellwood 47.8, Shore 240
Comments From my personal collection, ex-Antioch Associates.
Price SKU: 105.4
US$ 95.00
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