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Stater of Kingdom of Baktria with bust of Eukratides I

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Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Eukratides I to right, wearing crested helmet with ear and horn of bull. Reverse: Dioskouroi galloping right, holding lances and palms. Monogram at right. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1993: with Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, N.Y. 11778; purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine, November 17, 1993

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, about 170–145 B.C.


Baktria (Kingdom)


Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 8.47 gm. Die Axis: 11

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The Ancient World


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