Lot 175

Medieval Harikelas Eastern Bengal Later type Silver Unit


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 3000 - 4000
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Bose and Nasir, Type HD 1.3
Metal Composition
Silver
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
31.32 mm
Weight
6.59 gms
Denomination
Unit
Calendar/Year
8th-9th Century AD

Medieval, Harikelas, Eastern Bengal, Later type (8th-9th Century AD), Silver Unit, 6.59 gms, 31.32 mm, Obv. A bull seated to left, Early Nagari legend ‘Harikela’ on top, Circular and beaded borders around, Rev. An ornate Tripatriate (Shrivatsa?) symbol with Sun and Moon on top, Circular and beaded borders around, Bose and Nasir, Type HD 1.3, very fine, very scarce.