Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Baktria with head of Euthydemos I
about 225–200 B.C.
Mint: Baktria (Kingdom), Baktra
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2235.
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 16.50 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Euthydemos I to right, diademed.
Reverse: Herakles bearded, nude, seated left on rock over which is spread lion-skin; in right hand club resting against knee.
Inscription in Greek at right and left; monogram at right.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)