|GC Item ID:||714397|
|GC Item Title:||Ancient Kingdom of Bactria, Eucratides I (c.170-145 B.C.) AR Tetradrachm (16.90 gms) NGC Ch VF★ Strike 5/5 Surface 5/5 Fine Style|
|Description:||SNG ANS-485; Mitchiner-179a.|
Nude heroic bust left seen from behind, wearing crested Bactrian helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear, brandishing spear; Reverse: Dioscouri galloping right each holding spear and palm, monogram beneath lead horse.
A scarce issue with a very iconic design. Well preserved with good detail remaining to the nicely rendered musculature of the bust. Moderate toning throughout.
From the Dr. Spencer Paterson Collection of Ancient Coins.
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