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Numismatics
Ruler: Mithradates III, Parthian, 57–54 B.C.
Mint: Parthia
Artist: Unknown

Copper Coin of Mithradates III from Parthia

57–54 B.C.

Copper

2.73 g, 11:00, 16.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Othniel Charles Marsh, B.A. 1860
2001.87.14136
Geography: 
Made in Parthia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Parthian
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Professor Othniel Charles Marsh, to 1872; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1872–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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