Lot 63

Ancient, Guptas, Chandragupta I, Bow Type, Gold Dinar


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 75000 - 80000
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
S. Kumar, TOTGE, # Page 159, Class I, Var A 2
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
18.66 mm
Weight
7.83 gms
Denomination
Dinar
Calendar/Year
319-350 AD

Ancient, Guptas, Chandragupta I (319-350 AD), Gold Dinar, 7.83 gms, 18.66 mm, Bow type, Obverse: King standing left, holding a Bow in left handand arrow in right hand. Garuda standard behind right hand. Brahmi legend around. Brahmi legend below left hand reading as “ChanDra”, Reverse: Seated goddess Ardoksho (Lakshmi) on throne. Holding Cornucopia in left hand and dropping coins with right hand. Tamgah to left. Brahmi legend in right field reading as “ShriVikramah”, S. Kumar, TOTGE, # Page 159, Class I, Var A 2, very fine, very rare.