PHRAATES III PARTHIAN AR DRACHM, 70 - 57 B.C.E.
Sellwood 36.17, Shore 160, AEF, 19.2mm, 3.82 grams. Struck Circa. 70 B.C.E. Susa mint.
Obverse: Diademed and draped bust of Phraates III left, wearing short beard and torque, within pelleted border
Reverse: Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on throne, holding bow; inscriptions around
Lovely toning and excellent eye appeal on the BOLD drachm of Phraates III (attributed by Sellwood as Darius 70 C.E.) Really nice style!