INDIA, KINGDOM OF MYSORE, Dewan Purniya, regent for Krishna Raja Wodeyar (1799-1810): Copper 6+1/4 cash.

Ancient Coins - INDIA, KINGDOM OF MYSORE, Dewan Purniya, regent for Krishna Raja Wodeyar (1799-1810): Copper 6+1/4 cash.
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Obverse Sardula (mythical tiger) standing left, sun, Sri and moon above, all within double ruled, dotted border
Reverse Kannada legend: Krishna (referring to Krishna Raja Wodeyar), Persian legend below, naming mint Mysore.
Date c. 1799-1810
Weight 2.68 gm.
Diameter 13-14 mm.
Die axis 1 o'clock
Reference MNI 1043, KM C185
Comments Dewan Purniya was a powerful courtier who served as regent during Krishna Raja's minority. All coins issued during his regency featured the sardula , the mythical tiger of Mysore.
Price SKU: 529.25
US$ 15.00
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  • CAD 18.97

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