Pars Coins

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


Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 343  -  Triskeles - Auction 30
Lot Number: 424

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Lot 424.  India, Sanchi region . Ca. 2nd century B.C. Æ coin (24x17 mm, 6.70 g). Stupa with double nandipada to right / Stupa with double nandipada to right. Not listed in Mitchiner and Pieper. A new discovery. This depiction of a stupa is not recorded anywhere. Extremely rare and unlisted.

The Great Stupa at Sanchi is a World Heritage Site. Built by Emperor Ashoka in the 3rd century BC, this coin was issued for circulation near this important Buddhist monument during its early period.

Estimate: US$ 300 


Lot is Closed
Closing PriceNot Available
Closing DateFriday, December 6, 2019
1:21:00 PM CST

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