Lot 14

Ancient, Punch Marked Coinage from lower Middle Ganga Valley, Magadha Mahajanapada, Series 1, Silver Karshapana Standard


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  • 3500 - 4000
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Catalog Reference #
Gupta & Hardaker # Series 1: Type 178
Metal Composition
Silver
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine+
Diameter
23.71 x 25.02 mm
Weight
3.16 gms
Denomination
Karshapana Standard
Calendar/Year
c. 5th-4th Century BC

Ancient, Punch Marked Coinage from lower Middle Ganga Valley, Magadha Mahajanapada, Series 1, (c. 5th-4th Century BC), Silver Karshapana standard, 3.16 gms, 23.71 x 25.02 mm, Obverse: Five main punches including Sun and Six arm symbols.Additional smaller marks, Reverse: Banker’s mark, Gupta & Hardaker # Series 1: Type 178, very fine+, very rare.