Item #19629, KINGS OF PARTHIA: VOLOGASES II (CA 77-80 AD). BI TETRADRACHM FROM SELEUCIA MINT, (AD 77/78) Sellwood 72 letter B, scarce type

Ancient Coins - Item #19629, KINGS OF PARTHIA: VOLOGASES II (CA 77-80 AD). BI TETRADRACHM FROM SELEUCIA MINT, (AD 77/78) Sellwood 72 letter B, scarce type
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Vologases II (ca. AD 77-80)

ΟΛΑΓΑΣΗΣ

ReignAD 77 to 80
DenominationBI tetradrachm
Date StruckSE 389 = (AD 77/78) month off flan
MintSeleucia
Obversebust of king left with pointed bearded, ear visible, wearing tiara decorated with "hooks", behind a sequence Greek letter Β
Reverse king seated left on throne receiving diadem from Tyche with scepter, inscription: [ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ] ΒΑΣΙΛΕ[ΩΝ] / [ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ] ΟΛΑΓΑΣ[ΟΥ] / ΔΙΚΑΙΟΥ / ΕΠΙΦΑΝ[ΟΥΣ ΦΙΛΕΛΛΗΝΟΣ]; between heads, ΘΠΤ for date (S.E. 389 = A.D. 77/78); month is off flan.
Weight13.14 gr.
Diameter28 x 26 mm
ReferenceSellwood #72.2 (without month) Shore ---
GradeVery Fine. scarce type
CommentsFor information on Parthian history and coinage visit http://www.parthia.com/vologases2.htm
Precio SKU: 19629
US$ 175.00
  • € 153.84
  • £ 139.65
  • AUD 251.51
  • CHF 164.48
  • CAD 238.28

Cotización al: 07/14/20

Envía desde: Canada