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Elymais -- Orodes IV., 2nd half of 2nd cent. AD
AE dr., 2.98gr, 14,8mm;
mint: Susa, axis 13h;
Alram - , Van't Haaff 17.2.1-1b;
obv.: bare-headed bust, facing, w/diadem and 2 loops; 2 round tufts of hair on sides, one smaller oblong tuft on top of head, mustache, chin beard; necklace;
rev.: female bust, left, (Artemis?) w/helmet (?), along crest pellets on stalks, diadem and 2 ribbons; bunch of frontal hair; earring, necklace; 1 top bar and 1 bottom bar anchor in right field; dotted border 12 - 15h.
Pleasant dark tone.
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quadrans  [Nov 23, 2019 at 08:09 PM]
Nice piece..
Robert L3  [Nov 23, 2019 at 09:12 PM]
Very nice example of the type.