Mithradates II AR Drachm, Parthia, Choice Extremely Fine, 121 - 91 B.C.E. SOLD

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MITHRADATES II AR DRACHM, 121 - 91 B.C.E.

Sellwood 27.1, Sunrise 293, Choice Extremely Fine, 20.8mm, 4.15 grams, Rhagai Mint

Obverse: Bearded, diademed bust of Mithradates to left

Reverse:Beardless archer wearing bashlyk and cloak seated right, holding bow in right hand, ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ  around

A CHOICE example with a remarkable reverse!

(During the Tannaic Mid-late second Temple period Parthia is the country known as Babylon or Bavel)