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

$300.00
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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)