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Live auction - bgr_561367 - BACTRIA - BACTRIAN KINGDOM - APOLLODOTUS II Drachme

BACTRIA - BACTRIAN KINGDOM - APOLLODOTUS II Drachme AU
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2020/01/28 14:00:00
bgr_561367
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Type : Drachme
Date: c. 85-65. AC.
Mint name / Town : Punjab
Metal : silver
Diameter : 16 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 2,34 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Superbe exemplaire, idéalement centré des deux côtés. Buste bien venu à la frappe rehaussé par une belle patine grise avec des reflets dorés. La monnaie a conservée son coupant d’origine
Catalogue references :
B.- - GC.- - HGCS. 12/391 - BMC.- - ANS.-

Obverse


Obverse description : Buste diadémé et drapé d’Apollodote II à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant.
Obverse legend : BASILEWS SWTHROU / APOLLODOTOU.
Obverse translation : (du roi sauveur Apollodote).

Reverse


Reverse legend : LÉGENDE KHAROSHTHI "MAHARAJASA TRATARASA APALADATASA”.
Reverse description : Athéna Promachos marchant à gauche, casquée,, drapée, tenant de la main gauche le bouclier orné de la Gorgone et de l’égide pendante et brandissant un foudre de la main droite.

Historical background


BACTRIA - BACTRIAN KINDOM - APOLLODOTOS II

(85-65 avant J.-C.)

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