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India, Kausambi city state (Vatsa). Ca. 2nd century B.C. Æ coin.


Description

India, Kausambi city state (Vatsa). Ca. 2nd century B.C. Æ coin (26 mm, 7.01 g). 'Lanky' bull advancing left, with indradhavaja to left and 4-nandipada symbol above / Tree-in-railing in centre; chakra to left with nandipada above; swastika to right with Ujjain symbol above; and 6-arched hill at the bottom. Pieper 977; MACW 4588. A lovely example with complete details. Choice.

This cast coin is rich in early Indian symbolism.


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