Indo-Scythian King Azes II Silver Tetradrachm

2023-11-17 Fri

Azes II was the last ruler of the Indo-Scythian who ruled north Indian parts of the Indian subcontinent.

Coins issued by Azes II have Greek and Kharoshti inscriptions. This silver Tetradrachm issued by him weighs 9.67g. The obverse features a king mounted on a horse to the right, holding a whip with Greek legend around. The reverse features Poseidon standing right, raising their right hand, holding a trident in left, and a monogram in left field.

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