Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Parthia with bust of Sinatroukes
Mint: Parthia (Kingdom), Seleukeia-on-the-Tigris (Babylonia)
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.08 gm. Die Axis: 2
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Obverse: Bearded, diademed bust of Sinatroukes to left, wearing necklace, cuirass, and helmet ornamented with star.
Reverse: Arsaces seated on throne to right, holding bow.
Inscriptions in Greek at right, left, and in exergue.
By 1965: with Spink and Son, Ltd., 5-7 King Street, St. James's, London; purchased from Spink and Son, Ltd. for MFA by Hugh J. Caperton; gift of Hugh J. Caperton to MFA, December 17, 1965
Gift of Hugh J. Caperton