Drachm of Kingdom of Parthia with bust of Mithradates II
Mint: Parthia (Kingdom), Seleukeia-on-the-Tigris (Babylonia)
Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.43 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Mithradates II to left.
Reverse: Arsaces seated right on omphalos, bow in right hand.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule to MFA, December 19, 1984
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the Name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule