Lot 169

Ancient Kushanas Kanishka I Gold Dinara


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 100000 - 125000
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Catalog Reference #
Gobl # 53
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
extremely fine
Diameter
20.58 mm
Weight
7.90 gms
Denomination
Dinara
Calendar/Year
127-155 AD

Ancient, Kushanas, Kanishka I (127-155 AD), Gold Dinara, 7.90 gms, 20.58 mm, Obverse: Robed, Diademed king standing, holding spear in left hand and offering at fire altar with right hand, Bactrian legend around reading ‘þAONANOþAO KA NηþKIKOþANO’ (King of Kings Kanishka Kushan), Reverse: Lunar deity Mao standing facing left, crescent on shoulders and holding a diadem in outstretched hand, Bactrian legend ‘MAO’ in right field and Tamgha to left, Gobl # 53, extremely fine, extremely rare.