Demetrius I Medallion

£9,800

Authentic bronze Greco-Baktrian Kingdom coin of Demetrius I Aniketos minted circa 200-185 B.C. set in 18K yellow gold with citrine and garnet cabochons.

Handmade in Rome.

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Born about 222 B.C., Demetrius I, son of Euthydemus, ruled from circa 200 to 180 B.C. He was never defeated in battle, earning the epithet Aniketos (“Invincible”). About 180 B.C. he invaded India, conquering the Indus valley and advancing far into the Ganges plain. On his handsome bronze coinage, Demetrius placed the head of an elephant, with a kerykeion on the reverse-the symbolic staff carried by Greek heralds, and by the god Hermes.

  • Ancient bronze coin
  • 18K Yellow Gold
  • Garnet
  • Citrine
  • Made in Italy
  • This piece is provided with a certificate of authenticity.
  • Coin Ø 30mm

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From dark to green to a golden brown, it is the patina of aged treasure coins that gives them their unique beauty. You should never scrub, buff or use anything abrasive on your bronze and copper coins in an attempt to “polish them up.” You may clean your coin bezel (the metal frame around your coin) only with a soft, non-abrasive polishing cloth.

PRODUCT DETAIL

Depicted on the Coin

Obverse : Head of elephant right, wearing bell around neck.

Reverse : Large kerykeion; BAΣIΛEΩΣ downwards to right, ΔHMHTPIOY downwards to left, monogram to inner left.

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