BAKTRIA, Greco-Baktrian Kingdom. Diodotos I.
|Sale: Triton X, Lot: 447. Estimate $4000.
Closing Date: Monday, 8 January 2007.
Sold For $3800. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 255-235 BC. AV Stater (8.32 g, 6h). Mint A (near Aï Khanoum). Struck in the name of Antiochos II of Syria. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU
, Zeus Bremetes advancing left; in inner left field, wreath above eagle standing left. Holt Series A, Group 8; Bopearachchi Série 1A; SNG ANS 75; MIG -; SC 630; MACW -. Near EF, some light field marks, trace of encrustation in devices.