INDIA, Gupta: Chandragupta II Gold dinar, Chhattra type, a BEAUTY!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, Gupta: Chandragupta II Gold dinar, Chhattra type, a BEAUTY!
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Obverse King standing facing, face turned left, making offerings with right hand at altar left, holding sword in left hand, attendant standing at right, holding up chhattra, or umbrella, Brahmi legend around
Reverse Lakshmi standing facing (rare type), holding diadem and lotus, tamgha left, Brahmi legend right: Vikramaditya
Date c. 380-420 CE
Weight 7.70 gm.
Diameter 21 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference Altekar II.A, MAC 4820
Comments Rare to see chhatra so clearly, also the offerings falling into the altar. The facing Lakshmi type is rare. A BEAUTIFUL specimen.
Price SKU: 468.07
US$ 2,250.00
  • € 1,885.05
  • £ 1,618.88
  • AUD 2,970.00
  • CHF 2,067.30
  • CAD 2,766.82

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