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The coins look like brass coins and seem to be from Kashmir. Please help attribute.

Amit.

PS: I HAVE EDITED THE PICTURES AFTER THE COMMENTS OF OESHO.
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Re: Kashmir. Please help attribute.
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2010, 10:47:13 AM »
Harsha Raja Deva 1089-1101 See for reference ZENO #33437
Obv. needs to be rotated 180 degrees and the reverse 90 degrees anti-clockwise.

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Re: Kashmir. First Lohara dynasty, Harsha Raja Deva, 1089-1101AD
« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2010, 11:12:43 AM »
Oesho,
Thanks a lot for the quick attibution and the reference.

I have edited the photographs.

Amit
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Re: Kashmir. First Lohara dynasty, Harsha Raja Deva, 1089-1101AD
« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2010, 03:05:44 PM »
Was this coin called a Panchi?

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Re: Kashmir. First Lohara dynasty, Harsha Raja Deva, 1089-1101AD
« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2010, 04:00:13 PM »
Was this coin called a Panchi?
Yes.

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Re: Kashmir Panchi, First Lohara dynasty, Harsha Raja Deva, 1089-1101AD
« Reply #5 on: January 26, 2010, 07:50:09 AM »
The three coins I have picked up show a great deal of variation in the weight. One is 5.6g the second 6.0g and the third one 6.4g. Is this normal?

Amit
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Re: Kashmir Panchi, First Lohara dynasty, Harsha Raja Deva, 1089-1101AD
« Reply #6 on: January 27, 2010, 12:47:51 AM »
Mine is 5.2 grams.
richie