PARTHIA, Vologases III, 105-147 AD, silver drachm

$65.00

PARTHIA, Vologases III, 105-147 AD, drachm, Ecbatana mint, Obverse: diademed head left, Reverse, archer seated R, dot below A below bow, silver, 19mm, 3.72g, S78.5, VF

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Description

The Parthians were Central Asian nomads who descended on the “settled” and “civilized” world with their new military invention, which was stirrups, which permitted the existence of mounted spear bearing warriors.