Lot 43. BAKTRIAN KINGS. Eukratides I Megas. Circa 170-145 BC. AR Obol
BAKTRIAN KINGS. Eukratides I Megas. Circa 170-145 BC. AR Obol (0.45 gm; 10 mm). Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right, wearing crested helmet covered with pelt of scales / Herakles standing facing, crowning himself, and holding club and lion skin. Cf. Bopearchchi Série 3 and 4 (Heliokles; for obv. type) and Série 3 (Demetrios I; for rev. type); cf. HGC 12, 172 and 65. Choice Good VF. Toned. Rare.