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Indo-Scythian

Alexander's successors in India became increasingly isolated and eventually became an island of Hellenic people, completely cut off from their western kinsman. Surrounded on all sides, they succumbed to the superior numbers of local people and disappeared from history.

Indo-Scythian Kingdom, Maues, c. 125 - 85 B.C.

|Indo-Scythian| |Kingdom|, |Indo-Scythian| |Kingdom,| |Maues,| |c.| |125| |-| |85| |B.C.|, |AE| |27|
This larger bronze reprises the elephant hand and caduceus types of the Graeco-Baktrian king, Demetrios I.
GB95393. Bronze AE 27, Senior ISCH II 5.1, Mitchiner IGIS V 707, HGC 12 531 (S), Alram 961, aVF, scratches, scrapes, areas of corrosion, reverse off center, weight 7.670 g, maximum diameter 27.4 mm, die axis 0o, Taxila mint, c. 125 - 85 B.C.; obverse head of elephant right, bell around neck, bead and reel border; reverse caduceus with entwined snakes, BAΣIΛEΩΣ downward on right, MAYOY downward on left, monogram in inner left; scarce; $90.00 SALE |PRICE| $81.00
 


Later Indo-Scythians, (From the Numismatic Chronicle 1893-94) 1979, Alexander Cunningham

|Greek| |Books|, |Later| |Indo-Scythians,| |(From| |the| |Numismatic| |Chronicle| |1893-94)| |1979,| |Alexander| |Cunningham|,
 
BL20299. Later Indo-Scythians, (From the Numismatic Chronicle 1893-94), 1979 by Alexander Cunningham, edited by A. K. Narain, published in India, 1979, hardcover, 293 pages, 10 plates, cover wear, international shipping at the actual cost of postage; $50.00 SALE |PRICE| $45.00
 


Indo-Scythian Kingdom, Azes II, c. 35 B.C. - c. 5 A.D.

|Indo-Scythian| |Kingdom|, |Indo-Scythian| |Kingdom,| |Azes| |II,| |c.| |35| |B.C.| |-| |c.| |5| |A.D.|, |tetradrachm|
 
WA26697. Silver tetradrachm, Senior 98.354T (same obverse die), Mitchiner IGIS vol. 6, 848d; Fröhlich, series 12, 273 var. (different obverse letter), HGC 12 637, gVF, weight 9.725 g, maximum diameter 23.7 mm, die axis 180o, North Eastern Province mint, 20 - 1 B.C.; obverse BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN MAΓAΛOY AZOY, king on horseback riding right, holding whip, Kharosthi control letter I right; reverse Kharosthi legend: Maharajasa rajadirajasa mahatasa Ayasa (of Great King, King of Kings Azes the Great), Pallas standing right, spear over shoulder and shield on her left side, right extended, Kharosthi control marks left and right; SOLD







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Bopearachchi, O. Indo-Greek, Indo-Scythian and Indo-Parthian Coins in the Smithsonian Institution. (Washington D.C., 1993).
Bopearachchi, O. Monnaies Gréco-Bactriennes et Indo-Grecques. (Paris, 1991).
Bopearachchi, O & A. ur Rahman. Pre-Kushana Coins in Pakistan. (Karachi, 1995).
Fröhlich, C. Monnaies indo-scythes et indo-parthes, Catalogue raisonné Bibliothèque nationale de France. (Paris, 2008).
Mitchiner, M. Indo-Greek and Indo-Scythian Coinage. (London, 1975-1976).
Mitchiner, M. Oriental Coins: the Ancient and Classical World. (London, 1978).
Sear, D. Greek Coins and Their Values, Volume 2, Asia and Africa. (London, 1979).
Senior, R. Indo-Scythian Coins and History. (London, 2001).
Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum, Denmark, The Royal Collection of Coins and Medals, Danish National Museum, Volume 7: Cyprus to India. (New Jersey, 1982).
Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum, The Collection of the American Numismatic Society, Part 9: Graeco-Bactrian and Indo-Greek Coins. (New York, 1998).

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