Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Parthia with bust of Artabanos II
Mint: Parthia (Kingdom), Seleukeia-on-the-Tigris (Babylonia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2214.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.11 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Artabanos II to right, wearing pointed beard and diadem with long ends earring and spiral necklace and cuirass.
Reverse: Demeter wearing chiton and peplos, seated left on seat supported by winged female figure holding in right hand Nike to right with wreath; in left hand: cornucopia.
Inscription in Greek at right and left.
Two monograms below were not included in the scan.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)