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Sale Number: 346 - Triskeles - Auction 31
Lot Number: 554
|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
|Closing Price||Not Available|
|Closing Date||Friday, March 27, 2020|
2:04:20 PM CDT