INDIA, SANGAM AGE PANDYAS: Asvamedha (Horse-sacrifice) AE. VERY RARE!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, SANGAM AGE PANDYAS: Asvamedha (Horse-sacrifice) AE. VERY RARE!
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Obverse Sacrificial horse right, facing a yupa-stambha (sacrificial post), with three umbrella-like structures, railed tree at top left, three-hill chaitya at top right.
Reverse Blank (Pandya fish emblem seems to have been erased)
Date c. 1st century CE
Weight 4.25 gm.
Dimensions 21 x 17 mm.
Die axis n.a.
Reference Krishnamurthy 12-14
Comments The horse on this coin looks like an elephant! All Sangam Age coins are rare. This is an extremely rare type and of obvious historical importance.
Price SKU: 553.03
US$ 265.00
  • € 224.83
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  • CAD 332.84

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