Obol of Kingdom of Baktria with bust of Antimachos I
about 185–170 B.C.
Mint: Baktria (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2240.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 0.60 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Antimachos I to right. diademed and wearing causia.
Reverse: Poseidon, facing, wearing himation and wreath; holding trident in right hand and palm bound with fillet in left hand.
Inscription in Greek at right and left; monogram at right.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)