Lot 178

Medieval Akaras of Eastern Bengal Lalitakara Silver Unit 60 Rattis


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 12000 - 15000
  • Price Realised -
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Catalog Reference #
Bose and Nasir, Type HC 2.1
Metal Composition
Silver
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
29.74 mm
Weight
8.12 gms
Denomination
Unit 60 Rattis
Calendar/Year
ca. 800 AD

Medieval, Akaras of Eastern Bengal, Lalitakara (ca. 800 AD), Silver Unit 60 Rattis, 8.12 gms, 29.74 mm, Obv. A bull seated to left with upraised tail, Early Nagari legend ‘Lalitakarah’ 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 HC 2.1, very fine, rare.