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Coin of Phraates IV

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Provenance

1989: purchased from Eshaph Sakhaei, Newton, Mass. (said to have been found in the treasury, room 33, at Persepolis in the 1930s). (Accession date: April 26, 1989)

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Parthian, reign of Phraates IV, 38–2 B.C.

Dimensions

Weight: 14.47 grams

Accession Number

1989.161

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins