Pars Coins

Closes Monday, December 23, 2019 11:00 AM CST


Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 343  -  Triskeles - Auction 30
Lot Number: 415

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Lot 415.  India, Vanga janapada of Bengal. Ca. 2nd century B.C. Æ karshapana (14 mm, 3.72 g). Three punches: river boat, wheel and six-armed symbol / Conch symbol. Rajgor Series 4; MATEC 4651; GH 627. A lovely specimen with bold punches. Scarce and choice.

This post-Mauryan series was issued in the ancient trading centre of Chandraketugarh. The river boat symbol indicates the importance of riverine trade to the local economy.

Estimate: US$ 125 


Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 75 
Closing DateFriday, December 6, 2019
1:18:00 PM CST

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