Lot 109

Ancient Guptas Samudragupta Javelin type Gold Dinar


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 48000 - 50000
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Catalog Reference #
Shivlee # Class II p. 187
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
21.40 mm
Weight
7.45 gms
Denomination
Dinar
Calendar/Year
335-380 AD

Ancient, Guptas, Samudragupta (335-380 AD), Javelin type, Gold Dinar, 7.45 gms, 21.40 mm, Obverse: King standing left, holding a Javelin and sacrificing at an altar, Garuda standard behind the altar, Traces of Brahmi legend around, Brahmi legend below hand reading as “Samudra”, Reverse: Seated goddess Adroksho/Lakshmi on throne, Holding Diadem and Cornucopia, Tamgah to left, Brahmi legend in right field reading as “Parakrama”, Shivlee # Class II p. 187, very fine, rare.