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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.419.235
People
Phraates, Greek (r. c. 100 CE)
Title
Drachm of Phraates of Elymais
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 100 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Elymais (Persia)
Period
Parthian period
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/175825
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
3.41 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
drachm
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.419.235
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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