thenickelguy Posted June 16, 2022 · Member Share Posted June 16, 2022 Obverse: Basileos Soteros Apollodotou, bust rightTranslation of same in Kharosthi Reverse: Athena standing left, holding Aegis and throwing thunderboltThe Indo-Greek kingdom was a splinter state from Greek Bactria, pushing into what we would today consider India. The kings maintained their Greek names and Heritage, but many learned the native languages and converted to Buddhism. Their kingdom thrived for about a century before being crushed by the invading Scythians and rising Kushans. This is about an average example of the type coin. 12 1 1 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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