Ceylon. Chola Dynasty. Anonymous ca. AD 980 to 1070. Gold Kahavanu. EX JEWELLERY.

Ancient Coins - Ceylon. Chola Dynasty. Anonymous ca. AD 980 to 1070. Gold Kahavanu. EX JEWELLERY.
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Denomination : Gold KahavanuMint : Ceylon, Polonaruwa region.

Size : 19.4 x 20.1 mm.  Weight : 4.24 grams.

Reference : Mitchiner Non-Islamic - 825.

Grade : VF with a slightly pale gold color, but this coin has been in jewellery and has two very heavy areas of file marks on the edges from where the mount was removed.

Obverse : King relining right, with an inscription that means "The fortunate Lord of Ceylon".

Reverse : King enthroned forward with head right.

Price SKU: vcoin5875
US$ 125.00
  • € 101.82
  • £ 90.66
  • AUD 157.14
  • CHF 120.13
  • CAD 155.40

Rates for: 01/15/18

Ships from: Canada
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