A fine portrait of Eukratides I
Lot 738
BAKTRIA, Greco-Baktrian Kingdom. Eukratides I, circa 170-145 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 34 mm, 16.44 g, 12 h), Baktra or an uncertain mint in the Paropamisadai or Gandhara, circa 162-145. Diademed and draped bust of Eukratides I to right, wearing crested Macedonian helmet adorned with bull’s horn and ear. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ MEΓAΛOΥ / EΥKΡATIΔOΥ The Dioskouri galloping to right, each holding spear and palm branch; to lower right, monogram. Bopearachchi Série 6X. HGC 12, 131. MIG Type 177f. A lightly toned example with a really fine portrait. The reverse slightly rough, otherwise, good very fine.
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250 CHF
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1000 CHF
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Closing time: 30-May-20, 20:08:30 CEST
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