INDIA, INDO-GREEK: Heliokles II AE square quadruple or hemi-obol: King/elephant: SCARCE & CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, INDO-GREEK: Heliokles II AE square quadruple or hemi-obol: King/elephant: SCARCE & CHOICE!
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Obverse Diademed bust of king right, Greek legend around: BAΣIΛEΩΣ / ΔIKAIOY / HΛIOKΛEOYΣ
Reverse Elephant walking left, monogram below, Kharoshthi legend around: Maharajasa / dhramikasa / Heliyakreyasa
Date c. 110-100 BCE
Weight 8.28 gm.
Dimensions 20 x 22 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference MIG 294c, Bop 7, SNG ANS 1151
Comments Appears to be an overstrike, although I have been unable to identify the undertype. Mitchiner reports this coin to have been overstruck on coins of Strato, Agathocleia and Antialcidas.
Price SKU: 558.40
US$ 145.00
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