BAKTRIA, Greco-Baktrian Kingdom. Eukratides I.
|Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 1036. Estimate $5000.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2006.
Sold For $7500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 171-145 BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.85 g, 12h). BASILEUS MEGAS EUKRATIDHS
, heroic bust left, wearing helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear, seen from behind, brandishing spear in his right hand / HLIOKLEOUS KAI LAODIKHS
, jugate draped busts of Heliokles and Laodike, diademed, right; monogram behind. Bopearachchi Série 16A; SNG ANS 529. EF.