KINGS of PONTOS. Mithradates VI Eupator. Circa 120-63 BC. AV Stater (18.5mm, 8.20 g, 11h). First Mithradatic War issue. In the name and types of Lysimachos of Thrace. Kallatis mint. Struck circa 88-86 BC.
Obv: Diademed head of the deified Alexander right, with horn of Ammon.
Rev: Athena Nikephoros seated left; Cω to inner left, KAΛ on throne; in exergue, ornate trident left.
Ref: Callataÿ p. 140, dies D6/R2; AMNG I 260.
Underlying luster, typical die wear on obverse, slight die shift on reverse.
- Pontus, kings of
- Mithradates VI (120-63 BC)
- Year/Period and Variation
- Kallatis mint, ca. 88-86 BC