KINGS OF PARTHIA. Arsakes XVI, 78/7-62/1 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 15.97 g, 12 h), Seleukeia on the Tigris. Diademed and draped bust of Arsakes XVI to left. Rev. BAΣΙΛΕΩΣ - ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ / APΣAKOY - [Θ]EOΠATOPO[Σ] / EYEPΓETOY - EΠΙΦANOYΣ / ΦΙΛEΛΛHNOΣ Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on throne, holding bow; in field to right, monogram. Sellwood 30.9 var. (monogram above and below bow, as 'Unknown king'). Shore -. Sunrise -. Extremely rare. A nicely toned example with a fine portrait. Some graffiti and scratches, otherwise, very fine.
From an American collection of Oriental Greek and Central Asian coins and from the Nisa Collection, Classical Numismatic Group 105, 10 May 2017, 496.