Item 84 out of 836
Lot # 84 - Gold Dinar Coin of Virachandra of Samatata Region of Post Guptas.
Gold Dinar Coin of Virachandra of Samatata Region of Post Guptas.
Gold Dinar Coin of Virachandra of Samatata Region of Post Guptas. Gold Dinar Coin of Virachandra of Samatata Region of Post Guptas.
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Post Gupta, Samatata Region, Virachandra the king of Arakan, Gold Dinar, Obv: stylized representation of a nimbate 'Archer' type king, holding bow in one hand and arrow in the other, with a crudely executed 'Shankha' standard in the backdrop, brahmi letter 'Sri' to the left of the king's head and legend 'Vira / Chandra' in two lines below arm, Rev: goddess standing right, holding a ball-like object in her hand and curvilinear drapes behind her back, crude unread legend in the right field, 5.73g, 21.94mm, (Sam # 9.1), about extremely fine, Rare.