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Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Baktria with bust of Eukratides I

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Obverse: Diademed bust of Eukratides I left, seen from behind, wearing helmet with ear and horn of bull, spear in raised right hand. Inscription in Greek around and below bust. Reverse: Draped busts right of Heliokles and Laodike. Inscriptions in Greek above and below. Monogram at left. (see...

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

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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


Baktria (Kingdom)


Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 16.95 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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