MITHRADATES II AR DRACHM, 121 - 91 B.C.E.
Sellwood 26, Shore 77, Choice Extremely Fine, 20.1mm, 4.13 grams
Obverse: Bearded, diademed bust of Mithradates to left
Reverse: Arsakes seated to right, on high backed throne, holding bow, ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ around
A SUPERB example, well struck throughout with a supersharp and BOLD bust! Lovely irridescent toning
(During the Tannaic Mid-late second Temple period Parthia is the country known as Babylon or Bavel)