PARTHIA, PHRAATACES (2 BCE - 4 CE) Silver drachm, Mithradatkart, Sell 56.7

Ancient Coins - PARTHIA, PHRAATACES (2 BCE - 4 CE) Silver drachm, Mithradatkart, Sell 56.7
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Obverse Bare-headed, bearded, diademed bust of king left, wearing torque, no royal wart on forehead, star and crescent before, Nike crowning king from behind, dotted border around
Reverse King (Arsakes I?) seated right on throne, holding bow, star behind throne, blundered Greek legend in 7 lines around, MTΘ monogram (for Mithradatkart) under bow
Date c. 2 BCE - 4 CE
Weight 2.77 gm.
Diameter 18-19 mm.
Die axis 1 o'clock
Reference Sellwood 56.7, Shore 318
Comments From my personal collection, ex-Tom Mallon collection. Published on his website, The Coins and History of Asia, the second coin (as of April 2009) under Phraataces:
http://www.grifterrec.com/coins/parthia/parthian4.html.
Price SKU: 33.36
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