Indo-Greek: Antialcidas AR drachm: diademed bust wearing kausia. CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - Indo-Greek: Antialcidas AR drachm: diademed bust wearing kausia. CHOICE!
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Obverse Diademed bust of king right, wearing kausia, Greek legend around: BAΣIΛEΩΣ NIKHΦOPOY // ANTIAΛKIΔOY
Reverse Zeus enthroned three-quarters left, holding sceptre in left arm and winged Nike on outstretched right hand, forepart of elephant at left, facing right and holding wreath up with trunk, monogram at right under throne, Kharoshthi legend around: Maharajasa jayadharasa // Amtialkidasa
Date c. 115-95 BCE
Weight 2.44 gm.
Diameter 15 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference MIG 277, Bop 13, SNG ANS 1085-1103
Comments Note that here it is the elephant who holds the wreath or diadem, rather than Nike. A CHOICE specimen of a scarce type!
Price SKU: 547.05
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