INDIA, Kushan: Kipanada AV dinar, Bhadra under arm. SUPERB!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, Kushan: Kipanada AV dinar, Bhadra  under arm. SUPERB!
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Obverse King standing facing, sacrificing at altar at left, remnants of Bactrian legend around, Brahmi legend in right field: Kipanada, under arm: Bhadra
Reverse Enthroned Ardochsho (Lakshmi) seated facing, holding diadem and cornucopia, corrupt legend at right, tamgha left
Date c. 361-381 CE
Weight 7.71 gm.
Diameter 18-19 mm.
Die axis 11-12 o'clock
Reference Göbl 595
Comments Gritli von Mitterwallner has argued that the Brahmi legend at right should be read Skinatha instead of Kipanada; there is some merit to this argument.

Ex-Dr. Kurt Aterman Collection, ex-Harlan Berk. Very nice detail, a SUPERB specimen.
Price SKU: p031
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