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Orodes IV, AE Drachm
Orodes IV, c. 2nd half of 2nd Century A.D, AE Drachm

Obv: Facing bust of Orodes, wearing a pointed beard and heavy mustache, hair divided into three tufts, two on each side and one on top of the head.
Rev: Bust of Artemis left, wearing necklace of large beads, hair falling on forehead, and the head adorned with a tiara covered with beads. In the field to the right an anchor, with one cross bar.

van't Haaff 17.2.1-1
de Morgan 54
Sear GIC 5914
BMC 28 280 2ff (listed under Orodes III)
Mitchiner ACW 724 (listed as Prince C)
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Album name:Howard Cole / Elymais - Orodes IV
Keywords:Elymais Elam drachm Orodes Artemis anchor AE
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Date added:Sep 22, 2007
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Noah  [Jan 04, 2010 at 12:06 AM]
good portrait