BAKTRIA, Indo-Scythian Kings. Posthumous imitation of Hermaios.
|Sale: CNG 60, Lot: 1134. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 22 May 2002.
Sold For $235. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
(Indo Greek), Circa 90-70 BC. AR Tetradrachm (8.36 gm). Draped and diademed bust right / Zeus seated half-left, holding sceptre; monogram to right. Senior Hermaios Issue 30; Bopearachchi Série 12B; SNG ANS 1393. Toned, good VF // Lot also includes: Indo-Scythian Kings. Vonones, associated with Spalahores. Circa 100-90 BC. AR Tetradrachm (9.66 gm). King on horseback, holding lance / Zeus standing, holding thunderbolt and sceptre; monogram. Senior 65.3T; MIG 681b // Azes II. Circa 35 BC-5 AD. Billon Tetradrachm (9.54 gm). Taxila Sirkap mint. King on horseback; two Karosthi letters / Indian style Zeus left, holding Nike; monograms. Senior 105.410T; MIG 854f. VF or better, a couple with slightly rough surfaces, but far better than average. Three (3) coins in lot. ($300)