Lot 84

Ancient, Kushanas, Kanishka I, Shakyamuni Buddha’s type, Copper Drachma


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 10000 - 12000
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Catalog Reference #
Jongeward & Cribb # 616
Metal Composition
Copper
Lot Grade/Condition
Very Fine
Diameter
25.45 mm
Weight
16.33 gms
Denomination
Drachm
Calendar/Year
130-158 AD
Ancient, Kushanas, Kanishka I (130-158 AD), Copper Drachma, 16.33 gms, 25.45 mm, Shakyamuni Buddha’s type, Obv: King standing facing to the left and offering sacrifice at a fire-altar, legend worn out, Rev: Lord Buddha standing with head surrounded by halo, wearing a monk’s robes and making a gesture of reassurance (Abhay Mudra), traces of legend in the right field, Jongeward & Cribb # 616, Very Fine, Very Rare.