Lot 146. KINGS of PARTHIA. Phraates IV 38/7-2 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Seleukeia on the Tigris mint.
KINGS of PARTHIA. Phraates IV 38/7-2 BC. AR Tetradrachm (14.00 gm; 28 mm). Seleukeia on the Tigris mint, struck early summer of 25 BC. or 24 BC. Diademed bust left, neck torque ends in sea horse / Phraates seated left, receiving wreath from Tyche standing left, holding cornucopia; (year, off flan) below throne, (month) in exergue. Sellwood 52.4var.; Shore 273(this coin); Sunrise 387var. Well struck on a nice broad flan. Choice Good VF. Nice old-cabinet toning. Ex. Fred Shore Collection.