Lot 170

Ancient Kushanas Kanishka I Set of 4 coins Copper Tetradrachm


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 4000 - 6000
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Catalog Reference #
#
Metal Composition
Copper
Lot Grade/Condition
fine to very fine
Diameter
24.96 mm, 25.92 mm, 26.12 mm, 25.73 mm
Weight
16.90 gms,, 16.13 gms, 16.38 gms, 16.38 gms
Denomination
Tetradrachm
Calendar/Year
128-150 AD

Ancient, Kushanas, Kanishka I (128-150 AD), Set of 4 coins, Copper Tetradrachm, 1) 16.90 gms, 24.96 mm, 2) 16.13 gms, 25.92 mm, 3) 16.38 gms, 26.12 mm, 4) 16.38 gms, 25.73 mm, Obverse: Crowned, diademed king standing, holding staff and sacrificing at altar at left, Bactrian legend around partially seen, Reverse: Tamgha at left, 1. Oesho (Shiva) standing to left, Greek legend ‘OKþO’ at right, 2. Wind god Oado (Vado) running left, Greek legend ‘OAΔO’ at right, 3) and 4) God of metals Athsho standing facing, with head turned to left, Greek legend ‘AΘþO’ at right, fine to very fine, very scarce as a set.