Ancient Coins: GREEK SILVER: Baktria, Eukratides I, 170-155 B.C. ex: Sternberg
AR Drachm, 4.24g. 20mm. Balkh mint. Draped bust of Eukratides to right wearing crested helmet decorated with a bull's horn and ear. Rev. The Dioskouri riding to right. BN, Baktria Series 7,j. Mitchiner, Indo-Greek 178d. Attractive old collection toning and with an excellent pedigree.
Ex: Frank Sternberg, Zurich, Auction 27, 1994, lot 36 and color plate A; from Frank Sternberg's private collection.
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