KINGS of PARTHIA. Artabanos IV.
|389, Lot: 417. Estimate $150.
Sold for $95. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa AD 10-38. AR Drachm (20mm, 3.87 g, 11h). Ekbatana mint. Diademed bust left / Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on throne, holding bow; monogram below bow. Cf. Sellwood 63.6 (Artabanos II; for type); Sunrise –; Shore 344 (Artabanos II – this coin). In NGC encapsulation graded AU, Strike: 5/5; Surface: 5/5.
From the Dr. Patrick H.C. Tan Collection. Ex Fred Shore Collection (Classical Numismatic Group 36 (5 December 1995), lot 344.