Pars Coins

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


Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 343  -  Triskeles - Auction 30
Lot Number: 493

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Lot 493.  India, Malwa. Jishnu. Ca. 4th-5th century A.D. Æ coin (8 mm, 0.51 g). Conch shell (shankha) / Brahmi legend Jishnu. Pieper 1058; MACW 4902. Scarce and choice.

There is no inscriptional evidence of Jishnu, but he appears to have been a local ruler in the Ujjain region after the collapse of the Gupta empire. A boldly struck specimen with the king's name Jishnu completely visible.

Estimate: US$ 75 


Lot is Closed
Closing PriceNot Available
Closing DateFriday, December 6, 2019
1:44:00 PM CST

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