PARTHIA. Mithriadates II 123-88 BC. AR. Drachma. Mint of RHAGAE. ( 4.05g, 20mm, 12h )
Long bearded bust of Mithriades II left wearing diadem.
Reverse.BAΣIΛEΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΛEΩN MEΓAΛO(Y) APΣAKOY EΠIΦANOY(Σ), archer ( Arsakes ) seated right on throne holding bow in right hand.
Ref:Sellwood 27.1, Shore 85.
A well centered struck coin with almost full legends on flan ; about extremely fine.
Mithriadates II was the first Parthian king to use the title \" BAΣIΛEΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΛEΩN king of kings \" on his coinage.
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