INDIA, RAJAHS of COCHIN: Anonymous Gold Vira Raya fanam. Intermediate type. CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, RAJAHS of COCHIN: Anonymous Gold "Vira Raya" fanam. Intermediate type. CHOICE!
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Obverse Stylized boar standing right
Reverse Stylized lion (sardula) standing right, crescent above. Additional dot above lion's head.
Date c. 1600-1750
Weight 0.39 gm.
Diameter 9 mm.
Die axis 10 o'clock
Reference MNI 1129 var
Comments An early "Vira Raya" fanam of Cochin. Here, the boar and especially the lion are still fairly recognizable. Compare this to the Hoysala fanam. This coin also features an additonal dot above the lion's head. A CHOICE specimen!
Price SKU: 342.25
US$ 25.00
  • € 22.17
  • £ 18.75
  • AUD 34.99
  • CHF 23.15
  • CAD 31.84

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