Artist Persian
Mint Mint of Ecbatana
  • Drachm of Vologases VI
Date 208 - 228 CE
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall (diam. x d): 3/4 × 1/8 inches (1.9 × 0.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. William Deutsch
Accession Number 66.294
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View Ancient Middle East Gallery, Level 1 (see map)
Marks Marked, reverse, below bow: [mint of Ecbatana]
Inscriptions Inscribed, reverse, Greek: [barbarous]
Inscribed, reverse, in Parthian: [translated: King Vologases]
Dr. William Deutsch;
1966-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)