49: Greek Bactria - Imitative Tetradrachm
Circa 171-145 BC, contemporary imitation. Obv: BASILEWS MEGAS EYKRATIDHS legend with heroic bust left, in helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear, seen from behind, brandishing spear in his right hand. Rev: HLIOKLEOYS KAI LAODIKHS legend with jugate diademed and draped busts of the princes Heliokles and Laodike right, HL monogram behind. Sear - (cf 7572 for king's bust right); SNG ANS 526; Bop 16A. 16.39 grams.
|Estimate||£600 – £800|