KINGS of PARTHIA. Phriapatios to Mithradates I.
|Sale: Triton XIII, Lot: 522. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Monday, 4 January 2010.
Sold For $400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 185-132 BC. AR Drachm (4.71 g, 12h). Uncertain (Traxiane [?]) mint. Head left, wearing bashlyk and earring, within pelleted border / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MEΓAΛOY APΣ AKOY, archer (Arsakes I) seated right on omphalos, holding bow; T in exergue. Assar, Genealogy
-; cf. Sellwood 10 ([Mithradates I] for type; control in exergue unlisted); Shore -. VF, toned. Unique.
From the Todd A. Ballen Collection.