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Coin of Kingdom of Baktria with humped bull, struck under Apollodotos II

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Obverse: Humped bull, facing right Reverse: tripod within reel-and-pellet frame Square flan.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Greek, Hellenistic Period, about 80–65 B.C.

Mint

Baktria (Kingdom)

Dimensions

14.5 x 15 mm; 1.43 gm

Accession Number

23.230

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins