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Sale Number: 346  -  Triskeles - Auction 31
Lot Number: 554

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Lot 554.  India, Vijayanagara empire. Devaraya I. ruled 1406-1422. Æ coin (16 mm, 3.38 g). Thanjavur mint. Humped bull standing right; Nagari letter De to right / Nagari legend Sri/ Nilakan/tha. Mitchiner, The Coinage and History of Southern India, Part I, 618-619. Scarce.

Neelakantha (blue-necked) is a name of Siva. This confirms that Devaraya I was a follower of Shaivite Hinduism.

Estimate: US$ 60 


Lot is Closed
Closing PriceNot Available
Closing DateFriday, March 27, 2020
2:04:20 PM CDT

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