Sinatrukes AR Drachm, Parthia, Near Mint State, Rhagae, 93 - 69 B.C.E. SOLD

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SINATRUCES AR DRACHM, 93 - 69 B.C.E.

Sellwood 33, Sunrise 302, Near Mint State, brush marks, 19.8mm,  4.15 grams, Rhagai mint

Obverse: Bearded, diademed and draped bust of Sinatrukes to left, wearing tiara

Reverse: Archer (Arsakes I) wearing bashlyk and cloak seated right, holding bow in right hand, BAΣIΛEΩΣ MEΓAΛOV APΣAKOY ΘEOΠATPOY NIKATOPOΣ  around

A CHOICE example for this scarcer ruler. Excellent portrait and even the royal robes are sharply struck up!

(During the Tannaic Mid-late second Temple period Parthia is the country known as Babylon or Bavel)