KINGS of PARTHIA. Phraates IV.
|Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 594. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 23 May 2007.
Sold For $240. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 38-2 BC. BI Tetradrachm (12.86 g, 12h). Seleukeia on the Tigris mint. Dated Peritios(?) SE 287 (January, AD 25). Diademed and draped bust left, wart on forehead / Phraates seated right on throne, Athena standing left before him, presenting diadem and holding scepter; month and year in exergue. Cf. Sellwood 52; Callataÿ, Tetradrachmes
, 232/231 (D114/R1 - unlisted die combination); Shore -. VF, lightly toned, light graffiti in fields under tone.