King Ariobarzanes I of Cappadocia Silver Drachm Coin

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$175.00 CAD $300.00 CAD




These are real ancient silver dracm coins, commemorating King Ariobarzanes I of Cappadocia!

He reigned from 93-63BCE in the Iranian, kingdom of Cappadocia (located in present-day Turkey). 

He was of Persian ancestory, and voted into office by the people of Cappadocia after the Roman Senate rejected the ascension of Ariarathes IX. 

He experienced off-and-on again control of his kingdom, which was considered a Roman protectorate. He eventually abdicated his throne, allowing his son Ariobarzanes II to take power in 63BCE.

These silver coins measure ~.6" diameter, weigh ~3.8g, and come in protective gem jars for easy display.

These can be shipped worldwide. 


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