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The attributions and cataloging of Parthian coins used throughout this web site follow David Sellwood's An Introduction to the Coinage of Parthia (1980, 2nd edition) for consistency. The few exceptions to this policy are explained here.
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SeleuciaSeleucia Civic Issue
AE Dichalkous, 1.23g, 13mm, die axis = 1h
Mint/ Seleucia, undated
Obv/ bust of Tyche right
Rev/ humped bull standing right; in front ΔΥ, above ΠΤ
Prov/ collection Robert A. DeRose, Jr.
Photo/ by Chris Hopkins
- Sellwood 92.34 variant (dichalkous)
Ecbatana Civic Issue
Mint/ Ecbatana, October 1, 24 B.C.
Obv/ head of Tyche right; circular border of dots
Rev/ three-line Greek inscription ΔΚΣ / ΔΙΟΥ / Α; no border
Note/ probably dated according to the Arsacid era
Photo/ by permission Rian Thum
- Sellwood 92.37
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