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Numismatics
Ruler: Orodes II, King of Parthia 58/7-37 B.C.
Artist: Unknown

Coin of Orodes II, King of Parthia

54–38 B.C.

Copper

1.44 g, 3:00, 13.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.6000.1988
Geography: 
Made in Pathia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Parthian
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos, present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Library, New Haven Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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