PARTHIA, Vologases VI, 208-228 AD, silver drachm

$10.00

PARTHIA, Vologases VI, 208-228 AD, drachm, Ecbatana mint, Obverse: helmeted head L, Reverse: archer seated R, A below bow, silver, 17x22mm, 2.53g, S88.18, 40% chipped & missing, AU

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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.