Lot 147

Ancient Kunindas Tribal Republic Amoghabhuti Silver Drachm


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  • 3000 - 3500
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Catalog Reference #
Pieper # 1192
Metal Composition
Silver
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
17.38 mm
Weight
2.00 gms
Denomination
Drachm
Calendar/Year
2nd-1st Century BC

Ancient, Kunindas, Tribal Republic, Amoghabhuti (2nd-1st Century BC), Silver Drachm, 2.00 gms, 17.38 mm, Obverse: Deer to right with a fire-altar on its back, Shrivatsa in between the horns, Standing goddess Lakshmi holding a lotus stalk in front of deer, Brahmi legend around reading ‘RajnoKuni(m)dasa(Amoghabhutisa Maha)rajasa)’, Reverse: Six arched hill (Chaitya) at center surmounted by an altar, Nandipada on top, Triangle standard and Swastika in left field, Tree-in-railing in right field, Wavy line below, Kharoshthi legend around ‘Rana Kuni(m)dasaAmoghabhutisaMaharajasa‘ partially seen, Pieper # 1192, very fine, rare.