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584086. SOLD $385

KINGS of PARTHIA. Mithradates II. 121-91 BC. AR Drachm (22mm, 4.19 g, 12h). Ekbatana mint. Struck circa 109-96/5 BC. Diademed bust left / BAΣIΛEΩΣ above, BAΣIΛEΩN to right, MEΓAΛOY below, APΣAKOY/ΕΠIΦANOYΣ to left, archer (Arsakes I) seated right on throne, holding bow; A(?) behind throne. Cf. Sellwood 27.5; Sunrise –; cf. Shore 88. Traces of iridescence, light scratches, a hint of doubling on reverse. EF.