Lot 124

Bengal Sultan Daud Shah Karrani Tanda (Tandah) Mint Silver Rupee

  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 8000 - 10000
  • Unsold
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
G&G # B982
Metal Composition
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine+
28.94 mm
11.06 gms
AH 980-984, 1572-1576 AD

Bengal Sultanate, Daud Shah Karrani (AH 980-984, 1572-1576 AD), Silver Rupee, 11.06 gms, 28.94 mm, Tanda (Tandah) Mint, (visible in the left margin of the obv), Swastik as a mint mark, The name of this ruler is usually read as Kararani however it shoud be corrected to Karrani corresponding to the Karrani / Karlani Pashtun federation of tribes who were the last to resist the Mughal takeover of India after the decline of the Suri Sultans of Delhi and Bengal, G&G # B982, very fine+, very scarce.