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    PARTHIAN KINGDOM. Orodes II (ca. 57-38 BC). AR drachm (19mm, 11h). NGC Choice VF. Ecbatana. Diademed, draped bust of Orodes II left, wearing rounded beard, royal wart on brow, torque ends in hippocamp; star to left, crescent above star to right / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ-ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ / Α-ΡΣΑΚΟΥ / ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ-ΔΙΚΑΙΟΥ / ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ-ΦΙΛΕΛΛΗΝΟΣ, Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on throne, holding bow; anchor behind throne. Sellwood 47.9. Shore 241.

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    October
    29th Thursday
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    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
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