INDIA, YUEH-CHI, Heraios (Kujula Kadphises?) Silver obol, square letters. SCARCE & CHOICE!

Price

Price: US$ 125.00 € 110.15
£ 92.12
AUD 173.75
CHF 114.04
CAD 156.54
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  • SKU: WFS.019
Description
Obverse Diademed bust of king right, within dotted border
Reverse Soldier standing right, Greek legend at right: HPAIOY and at left: KOPPANOY
Date c. 1st century BCE
Weight 0.65 gm.
Diameter 12 mm.
Die axis 1 o'clock
Reference MAC 2840, MIG 515
Comments Joe Cribb has assigned the Heraios coins to the Kushan king Kujula Kadphises, although the evidence is not absolutely conclusive.

This is an example of a Heraios obol with "square" letters, the more common type, although still SCARCE! This is a CHOICE specimen!
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