Bactria. Menander

200.00

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Description

Ca. 155-130 BC. AR drachm, 2.49 gr.
Obv: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣΩTHPOΣ MENANΔPOY; helmeted, diademed and draped bust of Menander I to the right.
Rev: Karoshti legend: MAHARAJASA TRATASARA MENAMDRASA; Athena Alkidemos advancing to the left, holding shield and hurling thunderbolt; in right field: monogram.
Ref: Bopearachchi 16I; SNG ANS 879-92.
Nice toning. Extremely fine.