Indo-Greek: Hermaios AR drachm. SCARCE & CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - Indo-Greek: Hermaios AR drachm. SCARCE & CHOICE!
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Obverse Diademed bust of king right, Greek legend around: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣΩTHPOΣ // EPMAIOY
Reverse Zeus enthroned three-quarters left, holding sceptre in left arm and gesturing with outstretched right hand, monogram at right, Kharoshthi legend around: Maharajasa tratarasa / Heramayasa
Date c. 90-70 BCE
Weight 1.90 gm.
Diameter 16 mm.
Die axis 11 o'clock
Reference MIG 415f, Bop 11L, SNG ANS 1380-1381
Comments Well-centered, attractive coin, with round O's in legend. Bopearachchi classifies this coin as an early posthumous issue ... a CHOICE specimen of a scarce coin. Coin looks better in hand than in photo.
Price SKU: 547.54
US$ 95.00
  • € 79.58
  • £ 68.07
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  • CHF 86.94
  • CAD 117.14

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