BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Philoxenos.
|Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 409. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Monday, 5 January 2009.
Sold For $750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 125-110 BC. Æ ‘Medium’ Unit (7.94 g, 12h). BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANIKHTOΥ ΦIΛOΞENOY, Indian elephant advancing right with left foreleg raised; monogram below / “Maharajasa apadihatasa Philasinasa” in Kharosthi, horse advancing right with left foreleg raised; retrograde Γ below. Bopearachchi -; MIG -; SNG ANS -; Bopearachchi & Rahman -; Zeno 47010 (this coin). VF, olive-brown and green patina, some cleaning marks. Unique type for this ruler.