KINGS OF ARMENIA MINOR. Mithradates, Satrap of Armenia, circa 180s-170s BC. Tetrachalkon (Bronze, 19 mm, 5.43 g, 2 h). 𐡌𐡕𐡓𐡃𐡕 ('mtrdt' in Aramaic) Draped bust of Mithradates to left, wearing upright bashlyk. Rev. 𐡌𐡕𐡓𐡃𐡕 ('mtrdt' in Aramaic) Bee. Kovacs 295. Extremely rare and unusually attractive for this difficult issue. The reverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, about very fine.
From an important collection of Armenian coins.