Ancient Coinage of Indo Scythians, Vonones


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MIG 681Indo-Scythian, Vonones, with Spalahores, ca. 75-60 BC, AR tetradrachm. Senior-65.3, M-681. BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN MEΓAΛOY ONΩNOY, king on horseback riding right, in cataphractus and carrying a whip and lowered spear / Zeus standing facing, holding long spear and thunderbolt, monogram under left arm, in Kharosthi script Spalahoraputrasa Dhramiasa Spalahorasa, or Spalagadames son of Spalahores. TextImage
MIG 681bIndo-Scythian Kings. Vonones, associated with Spalahores. Circa 100-90 BC. AR Tetradrachm (9.70 gm). Bannu mint? BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN MEΓAΛOY ONΩNOY, king on horseback right, holding lance / Legend in Karosthi, citing Spalahores, Zeus. TextImage
MIG 682Indo-Scythian Kings. Vonones, associated with Spalahores. Circa 100-90 BC. AR Tetradrachm (9.70 gm). Bannu mint? BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN MEΓAΛOY ONΩNOY, king on horseback right, holding lance / Legend in Karosthi, "Maharajabhrata dhramikasa Spalahorasa", Zeus or Herakles standing facing holding thunderbolt and leaning on sceptre. KHI monogram (Whitehead 41) in left field. MIG 682; Whitehead 372. TextImage
Mitch 2154Indo-Scythian Kings, Vonones AE Hemiobol, square. BAΣIΛEΩΣ BAΣIΛEΩN (MEΓAΛOY ONΩNOY), Herakles standing facing, holding club and lion skin / Karosthi legend, Athena standing left, holding spear and shield. ΡΔ monogram in left field. Whitehead 375; Senior 66.2; MIG 683b.TextImage
Senior 65-4TIndo-Scythians, Vonones and Spalahores AR Tetradrachm. Pushkalavati(?) mint, ca 75-60 BC. King on horseback right, holding spear / Zeus Keraunophoros standing half-left; monogram to left. TextImage
See also: Search for Vonones in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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