Item 86 out of 1313
Lot # 86 - Very Rare Gold Dinar Coin of Samatata Region of Post Guptas.
Very Rare Gold Dinar Coin of Samatata Region of Post Guptas.
Very Rare Gold Dinar Coin of Samatata Region of Post Guptas. Very Rare Gold Dinar Coin of Samatata Region of Post Guptas.
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Start Price 60000 Estimated Price 60000-70000
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DenominationGold Dinara MetalGold
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Post-Guptas, Samatata Region, Anonymous issue, Gold Dinar, Obv: stylized representation of ‘archer’ type king standing left in tribhanga position, holding bow in left hand and arrow in other hand, conch-shell standard in the backdrop, border of dots, Rev: goddess standing right within an inner circle, holding a object it looks like the infant ganesha, with his trunk raised, but trunk of ganesha is actually the last letter in the legend and curvilinear drapes behind her back, crude unread legend in the right field, 5.66g, 20.48mm, Unlisted type, about extremely fine, Very Rare.

In this specimen curling line is missing where it extends from right waistband of king's, unlisted in major reference catalogues & this type 1st time offered in any auction.