Lot 123

Ancient, Western Kshatrapas, Svami Simhasena, sister’s son of Svami Rudrasena III, Silver Drachma

Auction # 7 Lucknow (Online)

  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 2500 - 3000
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Metal Composition
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
13.40 mm
1.76 gms
c. 385-415 AD

Ancient, Western Kshtrapas, Svami Simhasena (378-385 AD), sister’s son of Svami Rudrasena III, Silver dramma, 1.76 gms, 13.40 mm, Obverse: Bust of king to right, Reverse: Three arched hill(Chaitya) flanked by sun and moon, river below, Brahmi legend around reading clockwise as “Rajna Mahakshatrapasa Svami Rudrasenasa Rajna Mahakshatrapasa Svashriyasya Svami Sihasenasa”, Reference: Fishman A.M 35.2, Very Fine, Rare.

Auction 7 Errata
Lot 123 : Actual ruler is Simhasena,
was mistakenly written as Rudrasena IV
Correction made on 09-July-21, 11:45 Am IST, Courtesy : A. Ashetakar.