Indo-Greek: Menander I AE square hemi-obol: Gorgon head type, VERY RARE!

Ancient Coins - Indo-Greek: Menander I AE square hemi-obol: Gorgon head type, VERY RARE!
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Obverse Helmeted bust of Athena right, Greek legend around: BAΣIΛEΩΣ / ΣΩTHPOΣ / MENANΔPOY
Reverse Round shield with Gorgon head in center, monogram at right, Kharoshthi legend around: Maharajasa / tratarasa / Menamdrasa
Date c. 160-130 BCE
Weight 8.63 gm.
Dimensions 20 x 22 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference MIG 246, Bop 19, SNG ANS 894-903
Comments Variety with continuous legends on both obverse and reverse. Note the clear face on the shield, seldom seen. A CHOICE coin!
Price SKU: H12
US$ 595.00
  • € 591.79
  • £ 502.66
  • AUD 863.11
  • CHF 569.06
  • CAD 773.02

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