PARTHIA, PHRAATES IV (38-2 BCE) Silver drachm, Ecbatana, Sell 52.10. CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - PARTHIA, PHRAATES IV (38-2 BCE) Silver drachm, Ecbatana, Sell 52.10. CHOICE!
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Obverse Bare-headed, bearded, diademed bust of king left, wearing necklet (not torque), royal wart on forehead, eagle crowning king from behind, 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: EVERΓETOY / ΔIKAIOY, at left: EΠIΦANOVΣ / ΦIΛEΛΛHNOΣ, AT monogram (for Ecbatana) under bow
Date c. 38-2 BCE
Weight 3.78 gm.
Diameter 17-19 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference Sellwood 52.10, Shore 279
Comments From my personal collection. In this type, there is no symbol in front of the king's face on the obverse.
Price SKU: 84.05
US$ 145.00
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  • CAD 176.42

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