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    Early Parthian Rarity

    PARTHIAN KINGDOM. Artabanos I (or Arsaces II) (ca. 211-185 BC). AR drachm (17mm, 3.70 gm, 12h). Hecatompylus mint, ca. 189-185 BC. Head of king left, wearing bashlyk and earring / APΣAKOY, archer (Arsaces I) seated right on omphalos, examining bow. held in right hand. Sellwood 7.1 (Mithradates I). Shore 5 corrected. Sunrise 245. Very rare and attractively toned. Good Extremely Fine.

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    April, 2016
    14th-19th Thursday-Tuesday
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