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

Drachm of Orodes II, King of Parthia from Ecbatana

58–37 B.C.

Silver

3.48 g, 12:00, 17.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
2001.87.14073
Geography: 
Made in Ecbatana, Media
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Parthian
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Edward T. Newell, to 1941. Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., by 1946; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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