Lot 91

Ancient, Indo-Greeks, Menander I, Bilingual type, Silver Drachm


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 2500 - 3000
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Ref # MIG 215
Metal Composition
Silver
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
16.90 x 17.58 mm
Weight
2.33 gms
Denomination
Drachm
Calendar/Year
c. 155-130 BC

Ancient, Indo-Greeks, Menander I (c. 155-130 BC), Silver Drachm, 2.33 gms, 16.90 x 17.58 mm, Bilingual type, Obv: Diademed bust of king right, Greek legend around, Rev : Greek goddess Athena Alkidemos standing left, holding aegis on outstretched left arm, hurling thunderbolt with right hand, monogram at right, Kharoshthi legend around: “Maharajasa tratarasa Menamdrasa“, Ref # MIG 215, very fine, very scarce.