Lot 93

Waghelas of Gujarat, Sarangadeva, Copper Unit


  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 3000 - 3500
  • Unsold
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
#
Metal Composition
Copper
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
Diameter
12.35 mm
Weight
2.42 gms
Denomination
Unit
Calendar/Year
1275-1296 AD

Waghelas of Gujarat, Sarangadeva (1275-1296 AD), Copper Unit, 2.42 gms, 12.35 mm, Obverse: Elephant walking to left. Square border around, Reverse: Nagari letters reading horizontally in two lines as “ShriSa(Ran)/GaDe(Va)”, Sarangadeva is known to have defeated both the Paramaras and the Yadavas. Also he repulsed the invading Turk army, fine to very fine, very rare.