Pars Coins

Closes Monday, December 23, 2019 11:00 AM CST

Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 343  -  Triskeles - Auction 30
Lot Number: 499

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Lot 499.  India, Yueh-Chi tribe. Ca. 2nd century B.C. AR/BI drachm (17 mm, 1.63 g). Horse standing right / Blank. Very rare.

The Kushans were part of a nomadic tribe known to the Chinese as the Yuezhi (or Yueh-chi). They then expanded to encompass much of Baktria and the northern part of the Indian subcontinent. This early type was issued by the Yueh-Chi before they established the Kushan empire.

Estimate: US$ 125 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceNot Available
Closing DateFriday, December 6, 2019
1:46:00 PM CST