obolos 3
15 November 2015
KINGS of PARTHIA. Gotarzes II, 40-51. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26mm, 14.37 g 12), Seleukeia on the Tigris mint, Gorpiaios, 357 = August, 46 . Diademed bust of Gotarzes II to left. Rev. [BACIΛEWC BAC]IΛEIWN APCAKOV EΥEΡΓETOV ΔIKAIO[V] EΠIΦAN[OVC ΦIΛEΛΛHNOC] / ZNT / ΓOPΠIAN Gotarzes seated right on throne, Tyche standing left before him, presenting a diadem and holding cornucopiae. Sellwood 65.6. Shore 359. Nicely toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Menander I, circa 165/55-130 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 23mm, 9.57 g 12), Indian Standard. Diademed and draped bust of Menander to right. Rev. Athena Alkidemos left; to left, Σ; to right, monogram. Bopearachchi Série 12A. SNG ANS 764-767. Nicely toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF