Lot 141

Ancient Guptas Skandagupta Archer type Gold Dinara


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 80000 - 100000
  • Price Realised -
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Catalog Reference #
Shivlee Class I, Variety B, pg 345
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine to extremely fine
Diameter
23.65 mm
Weight
8.60 gms
Denomination
Dinara
Calendar/Year
455-467 AD

Ancient, Guptas, Skandagupta (455-467 AD), Gold Dinara, 8.60 gms, 23.65 mm, "Archer type", Obv. King standing with right arm outstretched holding an arrow, Left arm is holding a bow, Garuda standard behind right arm, Brahmi legend ‘Skanda’ below left arm, Brahmi letter between king’s feet, Rev. Goddess Lakshmi seated facing on a lotus, Holding a diadem in right arm and a lotus stalk in left arm, Brahmi legend ‘Shri Skandaguptah‘ in right field, Shivlee Class I, Variety B, pg 345, very fine to extremely fine, very rare.