KINGS of PARTHIA. Artabanos III.
|Sale: Triton X, Lot: 439. Estimate $1000.
Closing Date: Monday, 8 January 2007.
Sold For $900. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa AD 10-38. BI Tetradrachm (13.33 g, 12h). Seleukia on the Tigris mint. Dated Daisios SE 338 (May AD 27). Diademed facing bust, long beard, long hair, no ear or earring visible / BACIL
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VC, Artabanos on horseback left, receiving palm from Tyche, standing before him; DAI
monogram below horse. Sellwood (Artabanos II) 63.2; Shore 333. VF, toned. Well-struck with artistic obverse die. Very rare in this state.
From the David Herman Collection.