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Live auction - bgr_559129 - SCYTHIA - INDO-SCYTHIAN KINGDOM - AZES Tétradrachme bilingue

SCYTHIA - INDO-SCYTHIAN KINGDOM - AZES Tétradrachme bilingue MS
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Type : Tétradrachme bilingue
Date: c. 35-19 AC
Mint name / Town : Taxila
Metal : silver
Diameter : 27 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 9,56 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Superbe exemplaire, bien venu à la frappe et bien centré. Haut-relief. Jolie représentation au droit. Patine grise de collection
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse description : Le roi à cheval passant à droite, tenant une lance dans sa main .
Obverse legend : BASILEWS BASILEWN MEGALOU// AZOU.
Obverse translation : (Roi des Rois très grand Azoy).

Reverse


Reverse legend : LÉGENDE KHAROSHTHI .
Reverse description : Zeus nicéphore drapé debout à gauche, la tête de face, tenant un foudre de la main droite et un sceptre transversal de la main gauche, un monogramme de chaque côté.
Reverse translation : (Roi des Rois très grand Azès).

Historical background


Scythia - UNITED INDO-SCYTHE - AZES

(58-19 BC)

Azes I never conquered the area Hermaios (Paropamisades). However, he grabbed Taxila and contemporary Zoilus II (55-35 BC).

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