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Sale Number: 338  -  Triskeles - Auction 28
Lot Number: 545

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Lot 545.  Ca. 3rd-4th century A.D. Æ unit (24 mm, 10.46 g). Unicephalic Karttikeya standing facing, holding a spear in his right hand, with a small bird near his left foot and Brahmi legend Yaudheya-ganasya jaya around / Goddess Devasena (consort of Karttikeya) standing slightly turned to her left with right hand extended. Devendra Handa, Tribal Coins of Ancient India, pp. 203-207. This is the scarcer variety with no additional device on reverse. Fine.

The Yaudheyas issued this Karttikeya-Devasena type in the northern Gangetic plain after the exit of the Kushanas.

Estimate: US$ 90 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 54 
Closing DateFriday, June 21, 2019
2:01:20 PM CDT