Triskeles Auctions

Closes Tuesday, March 27, 2018 11:00 AM CDT

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Sale Number: 326  -  Triskeles Auctions
Lot Number: 173

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Lot 173.  Parthian Kingdom. Mithradates II. 121-91 B.C. AR drachm (20 mm, 3.88 g, 12 h). Rhagai. Diademed and draped bust of Mithradates II left, wearing tiara decorated with triple border of dots and star / Archer seated right on omphalos, holding bow. Sellwood 28.1; Shore 94-5. Lightly toned. Just a hint of porosity on obverse. Extremely fine.

Sellwood's issue 28 is noted for being the first series of coins to depict the ruler wearing the Parthian tiara.

Estimate: US$ 200 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 140 
Closing DateFriday, September 29, 2017
11:57:20 AM CDT