Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Philoxenos to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: King, helmeted, diademed, and cuirassed, with cloak, on horseback to right. Monogram below and inscription in Kharosthi around. (see media screen for monogram and inscriptions)
By date unknown: H. L. Haughton Collection; by 1958: with Sotheby & Co., 34 & 35 New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (auction of the Haughton Collection, April 30 and May 1, 1958, lot 453 [from Prangark]); purchased on behalf of MFA at the Haughton auction by A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London, W.C. 2; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., June 5, 1958, for £ 558/10/0 (this is the total price for 58.504-58.514)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour
Greek, Hellenistic Period, about 125–110 B.C.