INDIA, Kushan Empire. Huvishka.
|Triton XX, Lot: 436. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $2000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa AD 151-190. AV Dinar (21mm, 8.01 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞαO(retrograde h)α(retrograde h)OÞαO OOhÞVI VOÞα(retrograde h)O, nimbate, diademed, and crowned half-length bust left on clouds, holding mace scepter and filleted spear / αPΔOXÞO to left, Ardoxsho, wearing stephane, standing facing, head right, extending cornucopia with both hands; tamgha to right. MK 286 (O12/R43); ANS Kushan 749; Donum Burns 263. Good VF.