Lot 167

Pre-Islamic Sindh and Punjab Yashaditya Series Unclassified Ruler NM ND Silver Damma


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 600 - 800
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
similar to Fishman & Todd # Y17.8
Metal Composition
Silver
Lot Grade/Condition
fine to very fine
Diameter
9.05 x 9.18 mm
Weight
0.38 gms
Denomination
Damma
Calendar/Year
fl. after 725 CE

Pre-Islamic, Sindh and Punjab, Yashaditya Series, Unclassified Ruler (fl. after 725 CE), Silver Damma, 0.38 gms, 9.05 x 9.18 mm, NM, ND, These unclassified issues may be attributed to the later short-lived rulers of the Chach of Alor dynasty who may have held sway over smaller regions of Sind or Punjab. Contemporary historical sources mention that the local rulers were able to regain control over some parts of Sind and Punjab as the Umayyad center struggled to maintain control over the frontier region of Sind, similar to Fishman & Todd # Y17.8, naturally toned, fine to very fine, rare.