INDIA: KUSHAN, Huvishka AV dinar, Ardochsho (Lakshmi) reverse. SCARCE and SUPERB!

Ancient Coins - INDIA: KUSHAN, Huvishka AV dinar, Ardochsho (Lakshmi) reverse. SCARCE and SUPERB!
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Obverse King's bust left, nimbate, holding sceptre and mace, Bactrian legend around: �aonano�ao o...oh�ki Ko�ano (Shaonanoshao Ooeshki Koshano ... King of kings, Huvishka the Kushan).
Reverse Ardochsho (Lakshmi) standing left, radiate, holding cornucopia, Legend at right in circular form: aρΔoXþo, tamgha at left.
Date c. 150-191 CE
Weight 7.92 gm.
Diameter 21 mm.
Die axis 12 o'clock
Reference Göbl 285
Comments The Ardochsho reverse with the circular legend is much scarcer than the one with the straight legend.

From the Dr. Kurt Aterman Collection, ex-J. Lepczyk Auction, February 1981, Lot 654.
Price SKU: p029
US$ 2,500.00
  • € 2,204.75
  • £ 1,877.00
  • AUD 3,522.25
  • CHF 2,296.00
  • CAD 3,202.75

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