5331, Ancient Persia, Elymais Dysnasty, Kamnaskires V (circa 54/3-33/2 BC), AR drachm, scarce, van't Haaff 9.2

Ancient Coins - 5331, Ancient Persia, Elymais Dysnasty, Kamnaskires V (circa 54/3-33/2 BC), AR drachm, scarce, van't Haaff 9.2
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ELYMAIS COINS

Reign

Kamnaskires V (circa 54/3-33/2 BC)

Denomination

AR drachm

Date Struck

not known

Mint

not known (perhaps Seleucia)

Obverse

diademed bust of the king with old portrait full beard left. Behind bust a star above an anchor.

Reverse

bearded bust right with no date, no border. Greek legends around the bust.

Weight

3.57 gr.

Diameter

18 mm

Reference

van't Haaff 9.2� new un-recorded NO-monogram (rev.)

Grade

good XF (obv.) VF (rev.) The reverse of this type is usually blundered.

Commen

I am thankful to generous assistance that I have received for identifications of coins in this section from Mr. Pieter Anne van't Haaff whose book, Catalogue of Elymaean Coinage published by CNG (2007). For more information on Elymais coins for now visit: http://www.parthia.com/parthia_coins_elymais.htm#Kamnaskires_Late

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