India, Kingdom of Maitrakas of Valabhi. Billon Drachm. ca. AD 470 to 800.

Ancient Coins - India, Kingdom of Maitrakas of Valabhi. Billon Drachm. ca. AD 470 to 800.
zoom view

The Kingdom of Maitrakas of Valabhi was a Gupta successor state that was part of the Savrashtra in the West.

Denomination : Billon drachm.  Date : ca. AD 470 to 800 (probably later in the series)

Size : 11.2 x 11.6 mm. Weight : 1.81 grams. (this is a fairly small coin).

Reference : MA 4897 variety.

Grade : good Fine with a typical crude incomplete strike (pretty normal for these).

Obverse : Bust of a King right.

Reverse : Trident with local style inscription around.  The inscription is a variation on RAJNO MAHAKSHARAPA PARAMADITYA BHAKTA MAHASAMANTA SRI SARVVA BHATTARAKASA, naming Bhattaraka who was the founder of the Kingdom.

Price SKU: vcoin3258
US$ 12.75
  • € 10.46
  • £ 9.14
  • AUD 16.87
  • CHF 12.54
  • CAD 16.43

Rates for: 04/25/18

Ships from: Canada
Item sold