INDO-GREEK: Menander I Silver tetradrachm, helmeted type. SCARCE and CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - INDO-GREEK: Menander I Silver tetradrachm, helmeted type. SCARCE and CHOICE!
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Obverse
Helmeted bust of king right, Greek legend around: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣΩTHPOΣ // MENANΔPOY
Reverse Athena Alkidemos standing left, holding aegis on outstretched left arm, hurling thunderbolt with right hand, monogram at right, Kharoshthi legend around: maharajasa tratarasa // menamdrasa
Date c. 160-130 BCE
Weight 9.54 gm.
Diameter 25 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference MIG 217a, Bop 15A
Comments The coin looks better in hand than the photo shows, a CHOICE specimen!
Price SKU: 685.90
US$ 495.00
  • € 443.57
  • £ 369.76
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  • CHF 460.89
  • CAD 628.11

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