PARTHIA, PAKOROS II (78-105 CE) Silver drachm, Ecbatana, Sell 73.11. SCARCE & CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - PARTHIA, PAKOROS II (78-105 CE) Silver drachm, Ecbatana, Sell 73.11. SCARCE & CHOICE!
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Obverse Bare-headed, beardless, diademed bust of king left, wearing torque, dotted border around
Reverse King (Arsakes I?) seated right on throne, holding bow, blundered Greek legend in 7 lines around: above: BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN, at right: APCAKOY, below: EVERΓETOV / ΔIKAIOY, at left: EΠIΦANOVΣ / ΦIΛEΛΛHNOΣ, AT monogram (for Ecbatana) under bow
Date 78-105 CE
Weight 3.50 gm.
Diameter 19 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference Sellwood 73.11, Shore 395
Comments From my personal collection, ex-Tom Mallon collection. Published on his website, The Coins and History of Asia, the first coin (as of April 2009) under Pakoros II:
http://www.grifterrec.com/coins/parthia/parthian5.html.

This coin is also published on the Parthia.com website, the sixth coin under Pacorus II:
http://parthia.com/pacorus2.htm .
Price SKU: 33.23
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