Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Baktria with head of Euthydemos II
about 190–171 B.C.
Mint: Baktria (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2238.
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 16.89 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Euthydemos II to right, diademed.
Reverse: Young Herakles facing, ivy-crowned holding in right hand wreath of ivy: in left hand club and lion’s skin.
Inscription in Greek at right and left. Monogram in field at left.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)