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    Rare Facing Portrait

    PARTHIAN KINGDOM. Vologases V (AD 191-208). AR drachm (19mm, 3.89 gm, 1h).  Ecbatana mint. Diademed bust of Vologases facing, hair gathered into bunches at side of head, with pointed beard / Stylized archer (Arsaces I) seated right, examining arrow. Sellwood 86.3. Shore 448. Sunrise 455 variant. Cleanly struck from fresh dies, decidedly rare thus. One of the finest known specimens! NGC Choice MS? 5/5 - 5/5.

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    April, 2015
    9th-14th Thursday-Tuesday
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