A PARTHIAN DRACHM OF ORODES II
Please refer to our stock # WC.11 when inquiring.
Orodes II (57-38 BCE)
Obverse: Short-bearded bust of Orodes II facing left, wearing diadem and pellet-ended torque, star before, crescent behind. No wart visible on forehead. Pellet border.
Reverse: Beardless archer wearing bashlyk and cloak seated right on throne, holding bow in right hand. Monogram above bow, monogram (mint mark) below bow. Seven line Greek inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ ΔΙΚΑΙΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΦΙΛΕΛΛΗΝΟΣ .
In very fine condition.
Weight: 3.82g; Diameter: 20.6mm
From a private American collection. Ships from the United States.
Worldwide Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.