University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:33-62-13
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Parthian
Provenience: Iran
Manufacture Location: Parthia
Maker: Mithradates I of Parthia
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 171-138 BC
Early Date: -171
Late Date: -138
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Mithradates I of Parthia
Head
Archer
Credit Line:Persian Expedition, Erich Schmidt, 1933

Description

AR drachma. Obverse: Head of king facing left. Quite worn. Reverse: Archer seated holding bow surrounded by inscription. c.f. BMC 31 var. Very fine.

Parthian, Mithradates


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