Item #19534, KINGS OF PARTHIA, MITHRIDATES II CA 121-91 BC. DRACHM (AR; 20-21MM; 4.15G; 12H) ECBATANA, Sellwood 24.9

Ancient Coins -          Item #19534,  KINGS OF PARTHIA, MITHRIDATES II CA 121-91 BC. DRACHM (AR; 20-21MM; 4.15G; 12H) ECBATANA, Sellwood 24.9
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Mithradates II (c. 121 - 91 B.C.)

ΜΙΘΡΑΔΑΤΗΣ

KINGS OF PARTHIA Mithridates II ca 121-91 bc. Drachm (AR; 20-21mm; 4.15g; 12h) Ecbatana, ca 123-88 bc. Obv. Diademded bust with medium beard to left, wearing mantle. Rev. Archer seated to right. Extra-fine, scarce type. Sellwood 24.9

Reign121-91 B.C
DenominationAR drachm
Date StruckN/A
MintEcbatana (city of Hamedan in Iran)
Obversemedium bearded bust left wearing diadem, pellet-ended torque; circular border of pellets
Reversebeardless archer wearing bashlyk and cloak seated right on omphalos, holding bow in right hand; no border; square four-line Greek inscription = ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ
Weight4.15 gr.
Diameter20 mm.
ReferenceSellwood #24.9,� Shore 69, PDC 5058
GradeXF+, sharp and very well centered strike.
CommentsFor information on Parthian history and coinage of this ruler please visit:
www.parthia.com/mithradates2.htm

Price SKU: 19534
US$ 325.00
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