KINGS of PARTHIA. Mithradates II.
|Sale: Triton XIII, Lot: 246. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Monday, 4 January 2010.
Sold For $1300. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
121-91 BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.14 g, 12h). Seleukia on the Tigris mint. Struck circa 119-109 BC. Diademed and draped bust left, wearing long beard, earring, and torque; all within pelleted border / Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on omphalos, holding bow in outstretched right hand; palm to outer right; TV in exergue. Sellwood 24.4; Shore 67. EF, toned. minute traces of hard green encrustation on reverse.