Indo-Greek: Lysias AR drachm: elephant scalp head dress

Ancient Coins - Indo-Greek: Lysias AR drachm: elephant scalp head dress
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Obverse Diademed bust of king right, wearing elephant scalp head dress, Greek legend around: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANIKHTOY // ΛYΣIOY
Reverse Naked Herakles standing facing, crowning himself with right hand, holding club, lion's skin and palm in left, monograms at left and right, Kharoshthi legend around: Maharajasa apadihatasa // Lisikasa
Date c. 120-110 BCE
Weight 2.41 gm.
Diameter 17 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference MIG 262b, Bop 4, SNG ANS 1027-1031
Comments The coins of Lysias are all quite scarce.
Price SKU: H17
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