Lot 129

Ancient, Guptas, Kumaragupta I, “Horseman” type, Gold Dinar


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 125000 - 130000
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
S. Kumar, TOTGE 2017, Class III
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine+
Diameter
18.44 mm
Weight
8.19 gms
Denomination
Dinar
Calendar/Year
c. 414-455 AD

Ancient, Guptas, Kumaragupta I (c. 414-455 AD), Gold Dinar, 8.19 gms, 18.44 mm, “Horsemantype, Obv: king nimbate, riding a horse trotting to right, holding a bow, with portions of Brahmi legend, Rev: Sri-Lakshmi nimbate, seated facing left on a wicker stool, holding lotus and feeding grapes to a peacock at left, with Brahmi legend’Ajita[mahendrah]’ in the right field, S. Kumar, TOTGE 2017, Class III, very fine+, very rare.