Lot 69

Ancient Gupta Empire Samudra Gupta I Gold Dinar of Standard Type


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 55000 - 60000
  • Unsold
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Sanjeev Kumar TOTGE # Pg187 class II. Variety A,
Metal Composition
Gold
Lot Grade/Condition
Very fine
Diameter
21.91 mm
Weight
7.22 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), 7.22 gms, 21.91 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, Brahmi legend from 1 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 # Pg187 class II. Variety A, Very fine, Rare.