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Offline mitresh

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Sunga Kingdom: Square Copper Karshapana's, 150 BC - 100 AD
« on: November 14, 2013, 08:25:45 AM »
Coin 1

Post Maurya, Sunga Kingdom, 150 BC - 100 AD, Cast Copper Karshapana, 17mm, 3.73gm


Coin 2

Post Maurya, Sunga Kingdom, 150 BC - 100 AD, Cast Copper Karshapana, 15mm, 3.22g


Coin 3

Post Maurya, Sunga Kingdom, 150 BC - 100 AD, Cast Copper Karshapana, 15mm, 4.05g


All coin's feature 4 symbols on both Obverse and Reverse, see attached.

Obv: 3-arched Chaitya/stupa surmounted with a crescent on top, Hollow cross, Taurine, Tree-in-railing

Rev: Elephant, Swastika, Taurine, Indra-dhwaja (standard)

The position of the Indra-dhwaja on Coin 1 (below the elephant) is different than on Coin 2 & 3 (in front of the elephant).
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Re: Sunga Kingdom: Square Copper Karshapana's, 150 BC - 100 AD
« Reply #1 on: November 14, 2013, 09:10:31 AM »
Really great coins. Thanks for sharing.

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Re: Sunga Kingdom: Square Copper Karshapana's, 150 BC - 100 AD
« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2013, 09:22:06 PM »
very nice

I would love to have some

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