Item #5364 Ancient Persia, Elymais Dysnasty, Orodes III (2nd century AD), AE drachm, (De Morgan Types 25.1), van't Haaff 16.2-1-2B

Ancient Coins - Item #5364 Ancient Persia, Elymais Dysnasty, Orodes III (2nd century AD), AE drachm, (De Morgan Types 25.1), van't Haaff 16.2-1-2B
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ELYMAIS COINS

Reign

Orodes III (2nd century AD)

Denomination

AE drachm

Date Struck

not known

Mint

not known

Obverse

bust looking left, tiara with anchor, a dot inside crescent on the right behind bust, anchor with 1 cross bar.

Reverse

Belos left

Weight

3.92 gr.

Diameter

14 X 16 mm. irregular flan

Reference

De Morgan type 5.1, van't Haaff 16.2.1-2B

Grade

VF+ (obverse) VF+ (reverse).

Commen

I am thankful to generous assistance that I have received foridentifications 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 visit: http://www.parthia.com/parthia_coins_elymais.htm#Kamnaskires_Late/

Price SKU: 5364
US$ 25.00
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