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    Wonderful Facing Bust

    Parthian Kingdom. Phraates III. 70-58 BC. Drachm, 4.08g (12h). Obv: Diademed facing bust, with trim beard, elaborate robes and a necklace with a central medallion. Rx: Arsakes I seated right on throne, holding bow; below bow, monogram. Sellwood (Darius?) 35.7. Shore 165. Minor doublestriking on reverse, but with a splendid facing portrait, in high relief and beautifully toned.

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    April, 2011
    14th Thursday
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