KINGS OF SOPHENE. Mithradates II Philopator, circa 89-after 85 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 16 mm, 4.47 g, 12 h), Arkathiokerta (?). Diademed and draped bust of Mithradates II to right, wearing bashlyk tied with a diadem. Rev. BAC - MIΘ Club. Kovacs 34 var. (differing legend). Rare and exceptionally preserved for this usually very crude issue. Patina stripped, otherwise, extremely fine.
From an important collection of Armenian coins.