Go to home page
Prior Page Page Up Next Page

UBS 67 (Sep 2006)

Parthian and Parthia-related Coins in
UBS Gold & Numismatics Basel/Zurich
Auction 67, 5-8 Sep 2006

The images on this page are used with the kind permission of by permission UBS AG Gold & Numismatics. Please see the UBS 67 auction catalog for their detailed description of these coins.

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.

 

Parthia

Click on images to see enlargement.
 
PDC 5073 Artabanus I (127-124 B.C.)
AR Drachm 4.64g (PDC 5073)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 20.1
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5496 (this coin)
PDC 5075 Mithradates II (123-88 B.C.)
AR Drachm 3.74g (PDC 5075)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 28.5
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5497 (this coin)
PDC 5076 Gotarzes I (95-90 B.C.)
AR Drachm 4.00g (PDC 5076)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 33.3
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5498 (this coin)
PDC 5077 Orodes II (57-38 B.C.)
AR Tetradrachm 15.46g (PDC 5077)
Dated ΠΟ ΠΕ
Rev: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ ΑΡΣΑΚΟΥ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ ΔΙΚΑΙΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΦΙΛΕΛΛΗΝΟΣ
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 45.3
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5499 (this coin)
- Petrowicz p.57,4; pl.IX-3 (as Orodes I) (this coin)
PDC 5078 Orodes II (57-38 B.C.)
AR Tetradrachm 10.77g (PDC 5078)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 48.3 variant (pellet under throne)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5500 (this coin)
PDC 5079 Orodes II (57-38 B.C.)
AR Drachm 4.07g (PDC 5079)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 45.14
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5501 (this coin)
PDC 5080 Phraates IV (38-2 B.C.)
AR Tetradrachm 14.52g (PDC 5080)
Dated 288 [ΗΠ]Σ ΓΟΡΠΙΑ (BC 25-BC 24)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 52.6
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5502 (this coin)
PDC 5081 Tiridates I (29-27 B.C.)
AR Tetradrachm 15.42g (PDC 5081)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 55.10 variant (no letter under throne)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5503 (this coin)
PDC 5082 Phraataces (2 B.C.-A.D. 4)
AR Tetradrachm 13.13g (PDC 5082)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 56.3
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5504 (this coin)
- J. Vinchon, Paris, 7 (May 1995), lot 164 (this coin)
- Triton VII (2004) lot 465 (this coin)
PDC 5084 Phraataces (2 B.C.-A.D. 4)
AR Tetradrachm 9.59g (PDC 5084)
Dated 311 ΑΙΤ ΔΑΙΣΙ (BC 1)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 57.5
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5505 (this coin)
- CNG 36 (5-6 Dec 1995), lot 314 (this coin)
- Shore 314 (this coin)
PDC 5085 Artabanus II (A.D. 10-38)
AR Tetradrachm 12.76g (PDC 5085)
Dated 322 ΒΚΤ ΓΟΡ (ΕΤΟΥΣ ΒΚΤ in exergue) (10 AD-11 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 61.2
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5506 (this coin)
PDC 5086 Artabanus II (A.D. 10-38)
AR Tetradrachm 13.58g (PDC 5086)
Dated 338 ΗΛΤ [ΑΡΤΕΜΙΣΙΟΥ] (26 AD-27 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 63.1
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5507 (this coin)
- CNG 36 (5-6 Dec 1995), lot 332 (this coin)
- Shore 332 (this coin)
PDC 5087 Vardanes I (A.D. 40-47)
AR Tetradrachm 14.55g (PDC 5087)
Dated 354 ΔΝΤ (42 AD-43 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 64.11-19 (month off flan)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5508 (this coin)
PDC 5088 Gotarzes II (A.D. 40-51)
AR Tetradrachm 14.44g (PDC 5088)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 65.20-24 (month off flan)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5509 (this coin)
PDC 5089 Vonones II (A.D. 51)
AR Drachm 3.68g (PDC 5089)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 67.1
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5510 (this coin)
PDC 5090 Vologases I (A.D. 51-78)
AR Tetradrachm 13.51g (PDC 5090)
Dated 362 ΒΞΤ (50 AD-51 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 68.1-3 (month illegible)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5511 (this coin)
PDC 5091 Vologases I (A.D. 51-78)
AR Tetradrachm 14.19g (PDC 5091)
Dated 363 ΓΞΤ (51 AD-52 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 68.4-8 (month off flan)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5512 (this coin)
PDC 5092 Vardanes II (A.D. 55-58)
AR Tetradrachm 14.34g (PDC 5092)
Dated 369 ΘΞΤ [Π]ΑΝΗΜ (58 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 69.12
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5513 (this coin)
- CNG 58, lot 793 (this coin)
PDC 5093 Pacorus II (A.D. 78-105)
AR Tetradrachm 14.69g (PDC 5093)
Dated 406 ϚΥ [ΠΑ]ΝΗΜ (94 AD-95 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 77.6
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5514 (this coin)
- Peus 372 (Oct 2002) lot 694 (this coin)
PDC 5094 Vologases IV (A.D. 147-191)
Billon Tetradrachm 13.26g (PDC 5094)
Dated 492 ΒϘΥ ΞΑΝ (180 AD-181 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 84.80-86 variant (month ΞΑΝ)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5515 (this coin)
- CNG 36 (5-6 Dec 1995), 432 (this coin)
- Shore 432 (this coin)
PDC 5095 Vologases IV (A.D. 147-191)
Billon Tetradrachm 13.91g (PDC 5095)
Dated ΑΠΕΛΑ
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 84 type (year illegible)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5516 (this coin)
PDC 5096 Vologases VI (A.D. 208-228)
Billon Tetradrachm 13.84g (PDC 5096)
Dated 521 ΑΚΦ (209 AD-210 AD)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- Sellwood 88.3 (month off flan)
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5517 (this coin)
- CNG 36 (5-6 Dec 1995), 512 (this coin)
- Shore 512 (this coin)
 

Sasanian

Click on images to see enlargement.
 
PDC 5097 Ardashir I
Billon Tetradrachm 13.81g (PDC 5097)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5518 (this coin)
- Göbl pl. I, 5
- Sellwood 7
 

Elymais

Click on images to see enlargement.
 
PDC 5098 Kamnaskires VI or VII
Billon Tetradrachm 15.25g, Seleucia on the Hedyphon (PDC 5098)
Photo by UBS AG Gold & Numismatics
- UBS 67 (Sep 2006), lot 5519 (this coin)
- de Morgan pl.II, 1
 

This page last updated 16 Dec 2009

Prior Page Page Up Next Page
Home Site Index Site Map Feedback New Items Tech Info Search

Online since 28 March 1998
Copyright ©1998-2012 Edward C. D. Hopkins, all rights reserved

    Click button to validate this page as HTML 4.01 compliant Click button to validate this page as CSS compliant