KINGS OF SOPHENE. Mithradates I, circa 2nd half of 2nd century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 13 mm, 1.81 g, 3 h), Arkathiokerta (?). R - P Diademed and draped bust of Mithradates I to left, wearing bashlyk tied with a diadem. Rev. Draped female bust to left. Kovacs 30 ('unique'). Leu Web Auction 6 (2018), 321. Nomos 18 (2019), 221 (reverse misdescribed). Extremely rare and in exceptional condition. Very fine.
From an important collection of Armenian coins.