Lot 15. KINGS of PARTHIA. Phriapatios to Mithradates I. 185-132 BC. AR Drachm. Ex NFA 1980 with original tag.
KINGS of PARTHIA. Phriapatios to Mithradates I. Circa 185-132 BC. AR Drachm (4.10 gm; 20 mm). Bust left, wearing bashlyk / Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on omphalos, holding bow. Sellwood 10.1 (Mithradates I); Shore 12-13 (Mithradates I); Sunrise 254. Lovely strike on a nice broad flan. Choice FDC "As Struck". Nicely toned. Very rare this nice. Ex. NFA 1980 purchase, comes with the original NFA tag.