Coin of Phraates IV

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Parthian, reign of Phraates IV
38–2 B.C.


Dimensions

Weight: 14.47 grams

Accession Number

1989.161

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Provenance

1989: purchased from Eshaph Sakhaei, Newton, Mass. (said to have been found in the treasury, room 33, at Persepolis in the 1930s).
(Accession date: April 26, 1989)

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund