KINGS of PARTHIA. Arsakes I.
|396, Lot: 269. Estimate $150.
Sold for $450. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
247-211 BC. AR Drachm (18mm, 3.99 g, 12h). Hekatompylos mint. Head left, wearing bashlyk / Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on backless throne, holding bow; A to right. Sellwood 5.1 (Arsakes II); A&S Type 5, obv. 5/27, reverse unlisted (Arsakes II); Sunrise 240 (same dies); Shore 3 (Arsakes II). Good VF, toned.
From the Parthicus Collection. Ex Bellaria Collection (Triton VII, 13 January 2004), lot.