Artavasdes I of Armenia
|Artavasdes I of Armenia|
Artavazd, King of Armenia
|Reign||Armenia: 160 BC – 115 BC|
According to Professor Cyril Toumanoff, Artavasdes I can be identified with the Armenian king who, according to the medieval Georgian annals, interfered in Iberia at the request of local nobility and installed his son, Artaxias, on the throne of Iberia, thereby inaugurating the Iberian Artaxiad dynasty.
- Rapp, Stephen H. (2003), Studies In Medieval Georgian Historiography: Early Texts And Eurasian Contexts, p. 282. Peeters Bvba ISBN 90-429-1318-5.
|King of Armenia
160 BCE – 115 BCE
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