Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 98Auction date: 16 June 2022
Lot number: 619

Price realized: 35 GBP   (Approx. 42 USD / 41 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas Fourrée Drachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right; within dotted border / The Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ above, ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ below, monogram below, A behind. Bopearachchi & Rahman 237 (same dies?); for prototype, cf. Bopearachchi 2C-F, Mitchiner 169 and HGC 12, 135. 3.43g, 18mm, 6h.

Very Fine.

From the Neil Collection.

Estimate: 50 GBP

Match 1:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 100Auction date: 28 July 2022
Lot number: 614

Price realized: 650 GBP   (Approx. 782 USD / 773 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas AR Drachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right; within dotted border / The Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ above, ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ below, monogram to right, A behind. Bopearachchi 2 var. (monogram not listed); Mitchiner 169c var. (slightly different monogram); Bopearachchi & Rahman - cf. 235-237 (different monograms and placement of A); SNG ANS - cf. 439-41 (same); HGC 12, 135. 4.15g, 19mm, 11h.

Good Very Fine. Excessively Rare; this monogram is a slight variant of one which is only listed in Mitchiner and the example pictured there shows the A in the upper left rather than lower left field.

From the inventory of Roma Numismatics Ltd.

Estimate: 750 GBP

Match 2:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 99Auction date: 7 July 2022
Lot number: 590

Price realized: 700 GBP   (Approx. 834 USD / 818 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas AR Drachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right; within dotted border / The Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ above, ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ below, monogram to right, A behind. Bopearachchi 2 var. (monogram not listed); Mitchiner 169c; Bopearachchi & Rahman - cf. 235-237 (different monograms and placement of A); SNG ANS - cf. 439-41 (same); HGC 12, 135. 4.16g, 18mm, 12h.

Good Very Fine. Excessively Rare; this monogram only listed in Mitchiner and the example pictured there shows the A in the upper left rather than lower left field.

From the inventory of Roma Numismatics Ltd.

Estimate: 750 GBP

Match 3:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 96Auction date: 5 May 2022
Lot number: 562

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas AR Drachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right; within dotted border / The Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ above, ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ below, monogram to right, A behind. Bopearachchi 2C; Mitchiner 169a; SNG ANS 439-41; HGC 12, 135. 3.58g, 20mm, 12h.

Very Fine; delamination and scratches to rev. Rare with these monograms.

From the Professor Shir Mohammad Collection.

Estimate: 200 GBP

Match 4:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 98Auction date: 16 June 2022
Lot number: 617

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas AR Drachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right; within dotted border / The Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ above, ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ below, monogram to right, A behind. Bopearachchi 2C; Mitchiner 169a; SNG ANS 439-41; HGC 12, 135. 4.25g, 18mm, 12h.

Good Very Fine. Very Rare with these controls.

From the inventory of Roma Numismatics Ltd.

Estimate: 750 GBP

Match 5:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 99Auction date: 7 July 2022
Lot number: 592

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Eukratides I Megas AR Drachm. Circa 170-145 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right; within dotted border / The Dioskouroi on horses prancing to right, each holding spear and palm; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ above, ΕΥΚΡΑΤΙΔΟΥ below, monogram to right, A behind. Bopearachchi 2C; Mitchiner 169a; SNG ANS 439-41; HGC 12, 135. 4.13g, 19mm, 12h.

Very Fine. Rare.

From the Neil Collection.

Estimate: 250 GBP