Lot 169

Ancient Post-Gupta East Bengal Samatata Region Gold Dinara


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 60000 - 70000
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Bose & Noman SAM 4.2, pg. 155
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
21.07 mm
Weight
5.57 gms
Denomination
Dinara
Calendar/Year
c. 675-700 AD

Ancient, Post-Gupta East Bengal Samatata Region (c. 675-700 AD), Gold Dinara, 5.57 gms, 21.07 mm, Imitating Gupta coin type, Obv: King nimbate, standing to left, holding a bow in his left hand and an arrow in his right hand, ‘Sana’ in late Brahmi legend under left arm, Dotted border around, Rev: Goddess standing facing right in tribhanga pose holding trident shaped object in left hand, tamgha in field, Dotted border around, Bose & Noman SAM 4.2, pg. 155, very fine, rare.