Lot 64. KINGS of PARTHIA. Orodes II. Ca. 57-38 BC. Silver Tetradrachm.
KINGS of PARTHIA. Orodes II. Ca. 57-38 BC. Silver Tetradrachm (15.28 gm; 30 mm). Seleukeia on Tigris. Diademed and draped bust of Orodes left, wearing neck torque ending in sear horse and elaborate robe embroidered with pearls and griffin / Orodes seated left, holding Nike, who crowns him with wreath, and scepter. Sellwood 48.1; Shore 212; Sunrise 377. Graffiti on the obvese field, otherwise well struck. Choice Good VF.