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    Razor Sharp Facing Bust

    PARTHIAN KINGDOM. Vologases V (ca. AD 191-208). AR drachm (18mm, 3.74 gm, 12h). Ecbatana. Diademed facing bust, with pointed beard of irregular lines, hair gathered in bunches at sides and on top of head / 'King Vologases' in Parthian script, degraded Greek legend, archer (Arsaces I) seated right on throne, holding bow, monogram below. Sellwood 86.4. Shore 449. Rare, particularly in this superb grade! NGC Choice MS? 5/5 - 4/5.

    Ex Triton III (New York, 5 January 2010), lot 805. 


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    January, 2016
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