|Lot 512. India, Hindu rajas of Kashmir. Didda Rani. ruled A.D. 979-1003. Æ stater (18 mm, 6.01 g). Goddess Lakshmi seated facing, flanked by Nagari letters Sri/ Didda / King standing sacrificing at altar, with Nagari legend Devya at right. Michael Mitchiner, Non-Islamic States & Western Colonies (AD 600-1979), 177-178.
This was issued by Queen Didda when she took power in her own name, outlasting her husband and their son.
Estimate: US$ 30