GREEK KINGS of BAKTRIA. Diodotos I, in the name of Antiochos II of Syria.
|Sale: Triton VII, Lot: 685. Estimate $2500.
Closing Date: Monday, 12 January 2004.
Sold For $2500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 255-235 BC. AV Stater (8.23 gm). Attic standard. Mint A (near Aï Khanoum). Diademed head of Diodotos I right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU
, Zeus advancing left, holding thunderbolt in right hand, aegis draped over extended left arm, eagle at his feet standing left; N in left field. Cf. Holt Series A, Group 7 (tetradrachm); Bopearachchi -; SNG ANS -; cf. MIG 63 (for type); SC 629. EF, test cut on back of head. ($2500)