Kingdom of Parthia, King Vologases III, AR Drachm
Vologases III, c. 105 - 147 AD
AR Drachm; 18mm/2.7gm
Mint/ Ecbatana, undated
Con/VF/good Fine with eye-pleasing toning.
Obv/ bare-headed bust left with long pointed beard; wearing diadem with loop at the top; s, earring visible. Neck torque contains row of pellets; beaded border.
Rev/ archer seated right on throne holding bow. Greek inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ ΔΙΚΑΙΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΦΙΛΕΛΛΗΝΟΣ or similar, below bow, Sellwood monogram 26.
Ref/ Sellwood Type 78 var.