Lot 68

Ancient Gupta Empire Samudra Gupta I Gold Dinar of Standard Type


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 55000 - 60000
  • Price Realised -
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Catalog Reference #
Sanjeev Kumar TOTGE # Pg192 class II. Variety C3
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
Very fine
Diameter
21.42 mm
Weight
7.56 gms
Denomination
Dinar
Calendar/Year
350 - 375 AD

Ancient, Gupta Empire, Gold dinar of Samudra Gupta I (350-375 AD), Gold Dinar of Javelin Type (Standard), 7.56 gms, 21.42 mm, Obv: king wearing long tunic standing holding a standard in one hand and offering sacrifice at an altar with the other, Garuda standard to the left, Crescent is above garuda's head.; Brahmi legend from 2 o'clock Samarashatavitata in exergue and Samudra below the hand holding the standard Javlin. Rev: nimbate Goddess seated on a high-backed throne with four legs, holding cornucopia in one hand and diadem in the other; Brahmi legend Parakramah partly to the right and Tamgha to the left, Sanjeev Kumar TOTGE # Pg192 class II. Variety C3, Very fine, Rare.