Lot 170

Pre-Islamic Sindh and Punjab Yashaditya Series Yashaditya NM ND Silver Damma

  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 800 - 1200
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Fishman & Todd # Y10 Variety 1
Metal Composition
Lot Grade/Condition
fine to very fine
10.78 x 11.01 mm
0.62 gms
679-712 CE

Pre-Islamic Sindh and Punjab, Yashaditya Series, Yashaditya (679-712 CE), Silver Damma, 0.62 gms, 10.78 x 11.01 mm, NM, ND, Fishman and Todd identify Yashaditya with Raja Dahir of the Chach of Alor dynasty who is mentioned in the Chachnameh as the ruler of Sind when Muhammad bin Qasim began his military campaign in India, naturally toned, Fishman & Todd # Y10 Variety 1 (unlisted arrangement with matra of ‘Di’ conjoined to the stem of the trident, fine to very fine, very rare.