Gold coin.(obverse) Bust of Diodotus facing to right wearing diadem.
(reverse) Zeus standing to left holding thunderbolt in right hand and aegis draped over left arm. Eagle and Wreath in left field.
- Minted in: Bactria
- Weight: 8.46 grammes
- Diameter: 19 millimetres
Inscription ContentΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΔΙΟΔΟΤΟΥ
Inscription TransliterationBasileus Diodotou
Inscription TranslationOf the king Diodotus
Not on display
2011 March-July, London, BM, 'No Equal in All the World: Artistic Legacies from Herat, Afghanistan'
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Object reference number: COC231
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