BACTRIAN KINGDOM. Agathocles (ca. 185-170 BC). AR tetradrachm (30mm, 16.19 gm, 12h).

Ancient Coins - BACTRIAN KINGDOM. Agathocles (ca. 185-170 BC). AR tetradrachm (30mm, 16.19 gm, 12h).
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BACTRIAN KINGDOM. Agathocles (ca. 185-170 BC). AR tetradrachm (30mm, 16.19 gm, 12h). AU, porosity.Diademed and draped bust of Agathocles right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΑΓΑΘΟΚΛΕOYΣ, Zeus standing facing, holding figure of Hecate, holding torches in either hand, in right hand and scepter in left, monogram to inner left. Bopearachchi 1D. Bopearachchi & Rahman 149 (same obverse die). SNG ANS 230. Rare. A coin of exceptional beauty, with a powerful portrait struck in high relief and an elegant reverse. Old toning and rough surfaces on the obverse.
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