Item #19546, KINGS OF PARTHIA OSROES II CA 190 AD. DRACHM (AR; 18-19MM; 3.80G; 12H) ECBATANA MINT. Sellwood 85-1

Ancient Coins - Item #19546, KINGS OF PARTHIA OSROES II CA 190 AD. DRACHM (AR; 18-19MM; 3.80G; 12H) ECBATANA MINT. Sellwood 85-1
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Osroes II (c. A.D. 190)

ΧΟΣΡΟΗΣ or ΧΩΣΡΟΗΣ

KINGS OF PARTHIA Osroes II ca 190 AD. Drachm (AR;18-19mm; 3.80g; 12h) Ecbatana mint. Obv. Bust to left, long pointed beard,wearing tiara with ear flaps, decorated round crest with pellets on stalks and on the side with a vertical line; diadem ends shown as four ends pendent at back. Rev. Archer seated to right; below bow, monogram; square five line legend. Sellwood 85.1

ReignA.D 190
DenominationAR drachm
Date StruckN/A
MintEcbatana
Obverselong pointed beard, bust to the left, wearing a tiara with pellets on crest and vertically on side
ReverseThe archer enthroned right, legend i, monogram for mint below bow
Weight3.80 gr.
Diameter19 x 18 mm
ReferenceSellwood #85.1, Shore #437
GradeVF+, dark patina, well centered strike.
CommentsFor information on Parthian history and coinage visit www.parthia.com
Price SKU: 19546
US$ 75.00
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