Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Baktria with head of Euthydemos I
about 225–200 B.C.
Mint: Baktria (Kingdom), Baktra
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2236.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.55 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Euthydemos I to right, diademed.
Dotted circle around.
Reverse: Herakles bearded nude, seated left on rock on which is spread lion’s-skin; in right hand club resting on knee.
Inscription in Greek at right and left. Monogram at right.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)