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Numismatics
Ruler: Phraates III, 70-57 B.C.
Mint: Parthia
Artist: Unknown

1 Drachm of Phraates III from Parthia

70–57 B.C.

Silver

3.47 g, 1:00, 21.1 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.13992
Geography: 
Made in Parthia
Culture: 
Parthian
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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