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India, Parataraja dynasty. Yolamira. Ca. A.D. 125-150. AR drachm.


Description

India, Parataraja dynasty. Yolamira. Ca. A.D. 125-150. AR drachm (15 mm, 3.19 g). Diademed bust right / Bold swastika with retrograde Brahmi legend Yolamirasa Bagarevaputasa Parataraja. Tandon 7. Yolamira was the first Parataraja king to issue coins. This specimen with a Brahmi legend is rare. Rare and choice.

The Paratarajas were an Indo-Parthian dynasty that ruled in modern-day Baluchistan. Their coins are hard to find, especially the early silver issues with Brahmi legends.


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 Current Bid US$ 100
 Starting Bid US$ 75
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 Ends Friday, March 27, 2020
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