King Azes I Tetra-drachm Silver Coin 35 BC - 5 AD (074)
Large ancient silver coin from the Scythian empire. King Azes I is shown riding a horse with a raised crop in his hand. The goddess Athena is on the back, her right hand raised with a shield and spear in her left hand.
This is known at the 'Magi' coin as it is believed that King Azes sent the 3 Kings to Bethlehem.
Dated: circa 35 BC - 5 AD
One of a kind with Certificate of Authenticity.
Chain is available separately. See Chains
Set in a hand fabricated 18kt gold and sterling silver mount.