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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1997.260.339
People
Osroes, Parthian (r. 108 - 128 CE)
Vologases III, Parthian (r. 111 - 148 CE)
Title
Coin of Vologases III or Osroes
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
116 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Parthia
Period
Parthian period
Culture
Parthian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/212521
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
0.87 g
Die Axis
12
Provenance
Gift of Richard Wells
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
SNG Parthia-India plate 7 no 227
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Estate of H. Bartlett Wells
Accession Year
1997
Object Number
1997.260.339
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: bearded bust of king left with diadem
Rev.: eagle with wings closed

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