KINGS of PERSIS. Autophradates I. 3rd Century BC. Silver Tetradrachm (16.50 gm; 28 mm). Head of Autophradates I right, with moustashe and earring, wearing diadem and kyrbasia / Fire temple of Ahura-Mazda, above, half-figure of Ahura-Mazda, to inner left, king standing right, standard to inner right. Klose & Müseler -; Alram 542; Sunrise 571(this coin). Boldly struck with the portrait of the king in very high relief, lightly toned with underlying luster. Choice EF. Rare.
PERSIS, KINGS OF, the Persian dynasts who between the 2nd century BCE and 3rd century CE ruled as Parthian representatives in Persis, southwestern Iran.