ITEM #19630, KINGS OF PARTHIA, PHRAATES IV 38-2 BC., BI TETRADRACHM MINTED IN SELEUCIA, SELLWOOD type 52 (date off flan) affordable piece of history

Ancient Coins - ITEM #19630, KINGS OF PARTHIA, PHRAATES IV 38-2 BC., BI TETRADRACHM MINTED IN SELEUCIA, SELLWOOD type 52  (date off flan) affordable piece of history
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PHRAATES IV (C. 38 - 2 B.C.)

ΦΡΑΑΤΗΣ

Reign38-2 B.C
DenominationBI tetradrachm
Date StruckDate off flan
MintSeleucia 
Obverselong bearded bust left , royal wart on brow.
Reverseking seated right on throne, receiving a diadem from Athena standing facing him; Greek inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ / ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ / ΔΙΚΑΙΟΥ / ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΦΙΛΕΛΛΗΝΟΣ; date off the flan at the bottom.
Weight14.31 gr.
Diameter27 mm. 
ReferenceSellwood #52. (date is off the flan), Shore 273
Gradevery fine well-centered, nice strike for the type, good value.
Comments
For information on Parthian history and coinage visit www.parthia.com
for more information on this king's coinage see: http://www.parthia.com/phraates4.htm
Precio SKU: 19630
US$ 165.00
  • € 147.00
  • £ 132.48
  • AUD 237.78
  • CHF 156.17
  • CAD 223.94

Cotización al: 07/03/20

Envía desde: Canada