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date: 18 July 2019

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This chapter surveys the coinage issued by Arsacid, Elymaean, and fratarakā rulers. The mints and denominations are described and the use of Greek in coin legends is discussed. The iconography of these issues is treated, as are problems of chronology and attribution. Specific elements, such as fire altars and portraits, are highlighted.

Keywords: coinage, numismatics, Arsacids, Elymais, Persis, fire altar

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