Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 97Auction date: 26 May 2022
Lot number: 497

Price realized: 4,000 GBP   (Approx. 5,029 USD / 4,692 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas AR Tetradrachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Dynastic pedigree issue. Draped and cuirassed bust to right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear; BAΣIΛEYΣ MEΓAΣ above, EYKPATIΔHΣ below, all within bead-and-reel border / Jugate, draped busts of Heliokles and Laodike, wearing tainia, to right; HΛIOKΛEOYΣ above, KAI ΛAOΔIKHΣ in exergue, monogram to left, all within bead-and-reel border. Bopearachchi 15A; Bopearachchi & Rahman 263; SNG ANS 526-7; Mitchiner 182a; HGC 12, 133. 17.05g, 30mm, 12h.

Near Extremely Fine. Rare.

From a private European collection.

Estimate: 2500 GBP

Match 1:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 96Auction date: 5 May 2022
Lot number: 567

Price realized: 190 GBP   (Approx. 235 USD / 223 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas Æ 20mm. Circa 170-145 BC. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ, diademed and draped bust to right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear / 'Maharajasa Evukratidasa' in Kharosthi, the Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; monogram below. Bopearachchi 19C; SNG ANS 541-2; HGC 12, 146.8.77g, 20mm, 12h.

Good Very Fine. Rare.

Estimate: 75 GBP

Match 2:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 98Auction date: 16 June 2022
Lot number: 620

Price realized: 260 GBP   (Approx. 314 USD / 301 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas Æ 21mm. Circa 170-145 BC. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ, diademed and draped bust to right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear / 'Maharajasa Evukratidasa' in Kharosthi, the Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; monogram below. Bopearachchi 19C; SNG ANS 541-2; HGC 12, 146. 7.93g, 21mm, 12h.

Good Very Fine. Rare.

Estimate: 50 GBP

Match 3:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 100Auction date: 28 July 2022
Lot number: 619

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas Æ 20mm. Circa 170-145 BC. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ, diademed and draped bust to right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear / 'Maharajasa Evukratidasa' in Kharosthi, the Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; [monogram] below. Bopearachchi 19; HGC 12, 146. 8.03g, 20mm, 12h.

Near Very Fine.

From the Neil Collection.

Estimate: 40 GBP

Match 4:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 97Auction date: 26 May 2022
Lot number: 497

Price realized: 4,000 GBP   (Approx. 5,029 USD / 4,692 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas AR Tetradrachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Dynastic pedigree issue. Draped and cuirassed bust to right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear; BAΣIΛEYΣ MEΓAΣ above, EYKPATIΔHΣ below, all within bead-and-reel border / Jugate, draped busts of Heliokles and Laodike, wearing tainia, to right; HΛIOKΛEOYΣ above, KAI ΛAOΔIKHΣ in exergue, monogram to left, all within bead-and-reel border. Bopearachchi 15A; Bopearachchi & Rahman 263; SNG ANS 526-7; Mitchiner 182a; HGC 12, 133. 17.05g, 30mm, 12h.

Near Extremely Fine. Rare.

From a private European collection.

Estimate: 2500 GBP

Match 5:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 98Auction date: 16 June 2022
Lot number: 661

Price realized: 45 GBP   (Approx. 54 USD / 52 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Indo-Greek Kingdom, Menander I Soter AR Drachm. Circa 155-130 BC. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣΩTHPOΣ MENANΔPOY, diademed and draped bust to right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear / 'Maharajasa tratarasa Menamdrasa' in Kharosthi, Athena Alkidemos standing to left, hurling thunderbolt and holding shield; monogram to right. Bopearachchi 16I; SNG ANS 879-90; HGC 12, 193. 2.39g, 17mm, 12h.

Near Extremely Fine.

From the Neil Collection.

Estimate: 40 GBP

Match 6:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 99Auction date: 7 July 2022
Lot number: 607

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


Indo-Greek Kingdom, Menander I Soter AR Drachm. Circa 155-130 BC. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣΩTHPOΣ MENANΔPOY, diademed and draped bust to right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn and ear / 'Maharajasa tratarasa Menamdrasa' in Kharosthi, Athena Alkidemos advancing to left, shield decorated with aegis over arm, hurling thunderbolt; monogram to right. Bopearachchi 16C; SNG ANS 855-865; HGC 12, 193. 1.99g, 18mm, 12h.

Very Fine.

From the Neil Collection.

Estimate: 50 GBP