KINGS of PARTHIA. Mithradates I.
|Sale: Triton VII, Lot: 405. Estimate $500.
Closing Date: Monday, 12 January 2004.
Sold For $400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 171-132 BC. AR Drachm (3.71 gm). Seleukeia on the Tigris mint. Undated issue, struck circa 141-138 BC. Bearded bust right wearing diadem, reel and pellet border / [B]ASIL[EWS] MEGALOU ARS-AKOU
, Zeus enthroned left, holding eagle and sceptre; monogram in exergue. Sellwood 13.6; cf. Shore 38; BMC Parthia pg. 13, 51; MACW -. Toned VF, minor porosity. Rare. ($500)Ex Spink 96 (31 March 1993), lot 109.