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

Silver Drachm of Orodes II from Parthia

57–38 B.C.

Silver

3.21 g, 1:00, 19.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Henry Knowles Wingate, M.Div. 1891
2001.87.14141
Culture: 
Parthian
Period: 
1st Century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Parthia
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend Henry Knowles Wingate, to about 1950; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1950 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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