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Numismatics
Ruler: Gotarzes II of Parthia, 38–51 A.D.
Mint: Parthia
Artist: Unknown

1 Drachm of Gotarzes II from Parthia

A.D. 41–51

Silver

2.88 g, 12:00, 20.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Eugene Schuyler, B.A. 1859
2001.87.13670
Geography: 
Made in Parthia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Parthian
Period: 
1st century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Eugene Schuyler, to 1878; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1878–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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