BAKTRIA, Local Issues. Sophytes, circa 280/78-270 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 3.47 g, 6 h), Attic standard, uncertain mint in the Oxus region. Male head to right, wearing laureate and crested Attic helmet; on neck, M or horizontal Σ. Rev. ΣΩΦYΤΟΥ Rooster standing right; above, kerykeion. Bopearachchi, Sophytes 3 var. (hemidrachm). HGC 12, 14. SNG ANS 21-24. Corroded, otherwise, very fine.
From a collection of coins from Central Asia.