Indo Scythian King Azes II Drachm 35 BC - 5 AD (ON HOLD)
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Siver Drachm of Indo Scythian King Azes II of Bactria 35BC - 5AD
King Azes is identified by Historians as having sent one of the 3 Wise Men to pay homage to Jesus upon his Birth.
It is believed his name name of the wise man was Caspar or Gaspar who was a court astrologer, and his travels were almost certainly financed by these very same Drachms issued by King Azes II.
Obverse - The King on Horseback
Reverse - A Standing figure of Zeus
Weight: 1.94 grams
Our Price: £19.00