About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the head of King Mithradates IV, wearing a diadem. The back (reverse) depicts the legendary founder of the Parthian empire King Arsaces to the right.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Drachm (Coin) Portraying King Mithradates IV
- Struck 130 CE–147 CE
- Diam. 2 cm; 3.61 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze