INDIA, Gupta: Samudragupta Gold dinar, Archer type. VERY RARE!

Price

Price: US$ 2,495.00 € 2120.25
£ 1813.86
AUD 3380.72
CHF 2298.14
CAD 3135.47
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  • SKU: p043
Description
Obverse King standing facing, turned to left, holding long bow in raised left hand, arrow in right, Garuda standard at left, Brahmi legend samudra in right field and circular legend around
Reverse Goddess enthroned facing, holding cornucopia and diadem, Brahmi legend right: Apratirathah
Date c. 335-380 CE
Weight 7.03 gm.
Diameter 21 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference MAC 4783-84
Comments Although the Archer type became the most common Gupta coin type, it is very rare for Samudragupta. A decent example, with a good bit of the obverse legend visible. From the Dr. Kurt Aterman collection, ex-F.J. Rath.
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