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    PARTHIAN KINGDOM. Mithradates II (121-91 BC). AR tetradrachm (15.81 gm). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 4/5. Seleucia on Tigris, ca. 120/19-109 BC. Diademed, draped bust of Mithradates II left / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜEΓΑΛΟΥ ΑΡΣΑ-ΚΟΥ, archer in Parthian dress (Arsaces I) seated right on omphalos, holding bow outward, [palm frond erased in right field?], ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ-TV in exergue. Sellwood 24.4. Shore 67. Sunrise 284. A well struck and exceptionally detailed specimen of this impressive Hellenistic coinage, well centered on a broad, round flan.

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    7th Thursday
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